Monitoring postnatal growth of preterm infants: present and future.

@article{Giuliani2016MonitoringPG,
  title={Monitoring postnatal growth of preterm infants: present and future.},
  author={Francesca Giuliani and Leila I Cheikh Ismail and Enrico Bertino and Zulfiqar A Bhutta and Eric O. Ohuma and Ilaria Rovelli and Agust{\'i}n Conde-Agudelo and Jos{\'e} Villar and Stephen H. Kennedy},
  journal={The American journal of clinical nutrition},
  year={2016},
  volume={103 2},
  pages={635S-47S}
}
BACKGROUND There is no consensus with regard to which charts are most suitable for monitoring the postnatal growth of preterm infants. OBJECTIVE We aimed to assess the strategies used to develop existing postnatal growth charts for preterm infants and their methodologic quality. DESIGN A systematic review of observational longitudinal studies, having as… CONTINUE READING