Fortification of human milk in very low birth weight infants (VLBW <1500 g birth weight).

@article{Adamkin2014FortificationOH,
  title={Fortification of human milk in very low birth weight infants (VLBW <1500 g birth weight).},
  author={David H. Adamkin and P G Radmacher},
  journal={Clinics in perinatology},
  year={2014},
  volume={41 2},
  pages={405-21}
}
The American Academy of Pediatrics supports the feeding of human milk for all infants. Very-low-birth-weight and extremely low-birth-weight infants especially can benefit from the immune and neurodevelopmental effects of human milk. However, human milk alone is nutritionally inadequate for the rapid growth of the very-low-birth-weight infant during a… CONTINUE READING