Infant, Extremely Low Birth Weight

Known as: ELBW, Extremely Low Birth Weight, Extremely Low Birth Weight Infant 
An infant whose weight at birth is less than 1000 grams (2.2 lbs), regardless of GESTATIONAL AGE.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Objective:To determine the association between human milk (HM) intake and risk of necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) or death among… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Neurodevelopmental impairment of extremely low birth weight infants increased in the 1990s. Modern therapeutic changes… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVES The objectives of this study were to assess whether (1) in-hospital growth velocity is predictive of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Advances in perinatal care have resulted in increased survival rates for extremely low birth weight children. We… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVES Necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) is a significant complication for the premature infant. However, subsequent… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
CONTEXT Neonatal infections are frequent complications of extremely low-birth-weight (ELBW) infants receiving intensive care… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE Previous multicenter studies have shown significant center differences in neonatal characteristics and morbidities… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVES Whether extremely low birth weight (ELBW) infants are at risk of cerebral hypoperfusion is uncertain because key… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
CONTEXT The outcome into school age of regional cohorts of children born in the 1990s with birth weights less than 1000 g… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVES The purposes of this study were to report the neurodevelopmental, neurosensory, and functional outcomes of 1151… (More)
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