DoMINO: Donor milk for improved neurodevelopmental outcomes

Abstract

BACKGROUND Provision of mother's own milk is the optimal way to feed infants, including very low birth weight infants (VLBW, <1500 g). Importantly for VLBW infants, who are at elevated risk of neurologic sequelae, mother's own milk has been shown to enhance neurocognitive development. Unfortunately, the majority of mothers of VLBW infants are unable to… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2431-14-123

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