The role of routine post-natal abdominal ultrasound for newborns in a resource-poor setting: a longitudinal study

@inproceedings{Agunloye2011TheRO,
  title={The role of routine post-natal abdominal ultrasound for newborns in a resource-poor setting: a longitudinal study},
  author={Atinuke M. Agunloye and Adejumoke Idowu Ayede and Samuel Ilenre Omokhodion},
  booktitle={BMC pediatrics},
  year={2011}
}
BACKGROUND Neonatal abdominal ultrasound is usually performed in Nigeria to investigate neonatal symptoms rather than as a follow up to evaluate fetal abnormalities which were detected on prenatal ultrasound. The role of routine obstetric ultrasonography in the monitoring of pregnancy and identification of fetal malformations has partly contributed to… CONTINUE READING