Operating on critically ill neonates: the OR or the NICU.

@article{McKee2004OperatingOC,
  title={Operating on critically ill neonates: the OR or the NICU.},
  author={Milissa McKee},
  journal={Seminars in perinatology},
  year={2004},
  volume={28 3},
  pages={
          234-9
        }
}
Advances in neonatal care have resulted in the survival of smaller infants with more complicated medical problems. From a surgical standpoint this has required novel approaches to patient care. Surgical care has evolved in many respects. Procedures performed on premature infants range from elective, minor procedures to major, emergent lifesaving interventions. The emergent nature of these surgical interventions has led to controversies in management. Certain conditions require surgical… CONTINUE READING

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