Relationship between circulating platelet counts and ductus arteriosus patency after indomethacin treatment.

@article{Shah2011RelationshipBC,
  title={Relationship between circulating platelet counts and ductus arteriosus patency after indomethacin treatment.},
  author={Nidhi A Shah and N K Hills and Nahid Waleh and Donald C. McCurnin and Steven R. Seidner and Sylvain Chemtob and Ronald Clyman},
  journal={The Journal of pediatrics},
  year={2011},
  volume={158 6},
  pages={919-923.e1-2}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine whether low platelet counts are related to the incidence of patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) after indomethacin treatment in preterm human infants. STUDY DESIGN Multivariable logistic regression modeling was used for a cohort of 497 infants, who received indomethacin (within 15 hours of birth). RESULTS Platelet counts were not… CONTINUE READING