[Comparison between different mortality risk scores in a neonatal intensive care unit].

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OBJECTIVES To evaluate and compare birthweight and scores as predictors of neonatal mortality in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). METHODS The survey included 494 newborns admitted to the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) of a general hospital in Porto Alegre, southern Brazil, immediately after delivery, between March 1997 and June 1998… (More)

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@article{Zardo2003ComparisonBD, title={[Comparison between different mortality risk scores in a neonatal intensive care unit].}, author={Mariani Schlabendorff Zardo and Renato Soibelman Procianoy}, journal={Revista de saude publica}, year={2003}, volume={37 5}, pages={591-6} }