Evaluation of epidemiologic indices of neonate ’ s diseases in the Pediatric Surgery Ward of the Ahvaz Jundishapur University hospitals during the period 1993 – 1996 and 2002 – 2005

  • Mehran Peyvasteha, Shahnam Askarpoura, +1 author Tahereh Fatahiana
  • Published 2011
Introduction and aim The neonatal period is a critical time for infants, and 2=3 of first-year mortality occurs during this period. In developing countries, surgical diseases are the most important cause of neonatal mortality. Mortality was reduced in the past decade due to the availability of well-trained pediatric surgeons and the development of… CONTINUE READING