Amy Presti

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OBJECTIVE This report outlines how current fetal neuroimaging and genomic technologies can aid in determining the causes of prenatal microcephaly. BACKGROUND The differential diagnosis and prognosis of fetal microcephaly is a challenging and common presenting problem to the child neurologist and perinatologist. There was a time that the prospective(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the difference in time until medical clearance when comparing tincture of opium (TO) to oral morphine (OM) in the treatment of neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS). DESIGN Retrospective chart review conducted from May 2007 to July 2011. SETTING Level III Neonatal Intensive Care unit at Morristown Medical Center in Morristown, New(More)
The Authors describe the intraosseous administration of drugs and fluids in two patients: a preterm infant (gestational age 26 weeks, weight 850 g) with severe cardiopulmonary depression just after delivery, and a 15-day-old newborn with bronchopneumonia. The intraosseous infusion is safe and effective. At present, mainly in United States, it has an(More)