An analysis of maternal transport within a suburban metropolitan region.

@article{Anderson1981AnAO,
  title={An analysis of maternal transport within a suburban metropolitan region.},
  author={Craig L Anderson and Silvio Aladjem and Ofelia Ayuste and C H Caldwell and Mahmoud Ismail},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={1981},
  volume={140 5},
  pages={499-504}
}
Data on 185 infants transported for perinatal and/or neonatal care from suburban metropolitan hospitals were analyzed. Following birth, 100 infants were transferred from community hospitals. A total of 85 infants were transported in utero and delivered at a tertiary (Level III) perinatal center. Survival rate was 90% for infants transported in utero contrasted with 81% for the infant transports. This difference was not significant. When hospitalization cost and length of stay were used as an… CONTINUE READING

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