The purpose of this study was to examine the relationships between physical activity measured as pedometer steps and performance on three motor skill tests. A secondary purpose was to determine if middle school children are meeting the recommendation for the number of daily steps. A sample (n =217) of 6th, 7th and 8th grade students participated. Each… (More)
We prospectively studied 535 newborn infants who had been monitored during labour with scalp electrodes. Daily examination of scalp changes showed frequent transient mild lacerations, while severe complications were rare: seven (1.3%) had scalp ulceration and one (0.2%) developed scalp abscess.
bilirubinometer is somewhat more effective than clinical screening. If both transcutaneous index and clinical acumen were used simultaneously there would be considerably fewer false-positive screens. Discussion Previous studies evaluating the transcutaneous bilirubinometer have been carried out in Japan by Yamanouchi et al.,2 and in the USA by Hegyi et al.3… (More)