Emergency department visits and rehospitalizations in late preterm infants.

@article{Jain2006EmergencyDV,
  title={Emergency department visits and rehospitalizations in late preterm infants.},
  author={Shabnam Jain and John Runwei Cheng},
  journal={Clinics in perinatology},
  year={2006},
  volume={33 4},
  pages={
          935-45; abstract xi
        }
}
The number of late preterm newborns (gestational age 34 to 36 weeks) is increasing in the United States and Canada. The appearance of these newborns may give a false sense of security about their well-being to practitioners and parents alike. Neonatology literature has begun to address this issue; however, there is paucity of information regarding health concerns of these newborns after discharge from the nursery. The authors reviewed their experience in the emergency department (ED) of a large… CONTINUE READING
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