Morbidity and mortality of very low birth weight multiples compared with singletons

  title={Morbidity and mortality of very low birth weight multiples compared with singletons},
  author={Roser Porta and Eva Capdevila and Francesc Botet and Sergio Verd and Gemma Ginovart and Elisenda Moliner and Marta Nicol{\'a}s and Jos{\'e} R{\'i}os},
  journal={The Journal of Maternal-Fetal \& Neonatal Medicine},
  pages={389 - 397}
Abstract Background: Previous studies comparing the neonatal outcome of very low birth weight (VLBW) multiples and singletons have suggested a worse outcome for multiples at gestational ages on the limits of viability. Objectives: The objective of this study is to determine the neonatal mortality and morbidity of VLBW multiples compared to singletons. Methods: This is a retrospective study including all infants registered in the Spanish network for infants under 1500 g (SEN1500), over a 12-year… Expand
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