Umbilical cord unbound free fatty acid concentration and low apgar score.

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Increased levels of unbound Free Fatty acid (FFAu) have been found in adults undergoing coronary angioplasty as a result of acute hypoxia-ischemia. We hypohesized that infants suffering from a 1-minute Apgar score of less than 5 will demonstrate elevated FFAu levels in the cord blood. One hundred ninety-nine infants between 25 and 41 weeks gestational age… (More)

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@article{Yuvienco2005UmbilicalCU, title={Umbilical cord unbound free fatty acid concentration and low apgar score.}, author={Jose Mari S Yuvienco and Ma Emily C Dizon and Alan M Kleinfeld and Mujahid Anwar and Mark D. Hiatt and Thomas Hegyi}, journal={American journal of perinatology}, year={2005}, volume={22 8}, pages={429-36} }