Zinc Balance in Very Low Birth Weight Preterm Infants Fed Own Mother Milk

Abstract

Results of zinc balance studies in VLBW preterm infants have been variable, but very negative balance has been reported in infants fed pooled pasteurized human milk (Dauncey et al, Peds Res 11:991-7, 1977). The aim of this study was to determine zinc balance during feeding of own mother's fresh or fresh-frozen milk (MM) and to compare this with balance… (More)
DOI: 10.1203/00006450-198404001-00629

Topics

  • Presentations referencing similar topics