Comparison of prolonged low volume milk and routine volume milk on incidence of necrotizing enterocolitis in very low birth weight neonates

@inproceedings{Armanian2013ComparisonOP,
  title={Comparison of prolonged low volume milk and routine volume milk on incidence of necrotizing enterocolitis in very low birth weight neonates},
  author={Amir Mohammad Armanian and Samira Kazemipour and Sayyedeh-Mahnaz Mirbod and Akbar Hassanzade},
  year={2013}
}
Objective: Advancing feedings too rapidly may increase the risk of necrotizing enterocolitis. Few studies have been performed to compare the incidence of NEC from different methods of feeding. Our objective was to compare the results of prolonged low volume milk versus routine volume milk increase on incidence of NEC in VLBW neonates. Methodology: This study included Premature VLBW neonates admitted to the NICU at Alzahra and Shahid Beheshti Hospitals in Isfahan, between September 2011 and… CONTINUE READING

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