Neonatal deaths: prospective exploration of the causes and process of end-of-life decisions.

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OBJECTIVE To determine the causes and process of death in neonates in Canada. DESIGN Prospective observational study. SETTING Nineteen tertiary level neonatal units in Canada. PARTICIPANTS 942 neonatal deaths (215 full-term and 727 preterm). EXPOSURE AND OUTCOME Explored the causes and process of death using data on: (1) the rates of withdrawal of… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/archdischild-2015-308425

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@article{Hellmann2016NeonatalDP, title={Neonatal deaths: prospective exploration of the causes and process of end-of-life decisions.}, author={Jonathan Hellmann and Robin Knighton and Shoo K. Lee and Prakesh S. Shah}, journal={Archives of disease in childhood. Fetal and neonatal edition}, year={2016}, volume={101 2}, pages={F102-7} }