Should preterm infants born after 29 weeks' gestation be screened for intraventricular haemorrhage?

Abstract

OBJECTIVES To determine whether the current incidence of intraventricular haemorrhage (IVH) of grade 2 or more is high enough in preterm infants born after 29 weeks gestation to justify the cost of screening with ultrasound and to explore clinical indicators for risk of IVH in the more mature preterm infant. METHODS This cohort study examined the… (More)

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@article{Harding1998ShouldPI, title={Should preterm infants born after 29 weeks' gestation be screened for intraventricular haemorrhage?}, author={Douglas Harding and Christian Kuschel and Nick J Evans}, journal={Journal of paediatrics and child health}, year={1998}, volume={34 1}, pages={57-9} }