Preterm Very Low-Birth Weight Babies : Outcome of Admitted Newborns at A Community-Level Medical College Hospital in Bangladesh

@inproceedings{AHMEDa2010PretermVL,
  title={Preterm Very Low-Birth Weight Babies : Outcome of Admitted Newborns at A Community-Level Medical College Hospital in Bangladesh},
  author={ASMNU AHMEDa and Merlin L. Robb and F RAHMANc and R RAHMANd},
  year={2010}
}
Over the past 40 years, although under-five and infant mortality declined in developing countries, neonatal mortality rates remain static. Approximately 3.9 of the 10.8 million annual deaths in under-fives are neonatal, mostly in rural areas, 50 – 70% during the first week of life.1,2 Like any other part of the developing world, in Bangladesh also there has been a substantial reduction in under-five and infant mortality. Under-five mortality has been reduced from 248 per 1000 live births in… CONTINUE READING

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