[Extreme prematurity: comparison of outcome at 5 years depending on gestational age below or above 26 weeks].

@article{Autret2009ExtremePC,
  title={[Extreme prematurity: comparison of outcome at 5 years depending on gestational age below or above 26 weeks].},
  author={Fanny Autret and François Kieffer and A. Tasseau and V Rigourd and D. Valleur and Marcel Voyer and J. Magny},
  journal={Archives de pediatrie : organe officiel de la Societe francaise de pediatrie},
  year={2009},
  volume={16 7},
  pages={
          976-83
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Is it reasonable to care for children born under 26 gestational weeks (GW)? To answer this question, we compared outcome at 5 years of 2 groups of children:less or equal to 25 GW+6 days (group 1) and 26-27 GW+6 days (group 2). METHOD Retrospective study on extremely preterm children hospitalized in our center between 1999 and 2001. Perinatal data were obtained from medical reports. Five-year outcome was evaluated by questionnaire sent to Centers for Early Medicosocial Intervention… CONTINUE READING

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