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Low Birth Weight Infant

Known as: Infant, Low-Birth-Weight, Infants, Low-Birth-Weight, Low-Birth-Weight Infants 
An infant having a birth weight of 2500 gm. (5.5 lb.) or less but INFANT, VERY LOW BIRTH WEIGHT is available for infants having a birth weight of… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE Late-onset sepsis (occurring after 3 days of age) is an important problem in very low birth weight (VLBW) infants. To… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVES The purposes of this study were to report the neurodevelopmental, neurosensory, and functional outcomes of 1151… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND At any given gestational age, infants with low birth weight have relatively high morbidity and mortality. It is not… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Background. The interpretation of growth rates for very low birth weight infants is obscured by limited data, recent changes in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Periodontal diseases are Gram-negative anaerobic infections that can occur in women of childbearing age (18 to 34 years). In the… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Background Bacterial vaginosis is believed to be a risk factor for preterm delivery. We undertook a study of the association… Expand
Review
1985
Review
1985
  • M. McCormick
  • The New England journal of medicine
  • 1985
  • Corpus ID: 34137035
The low-birth-weight infant remains at much higher risk of mortality than the infant with normal weight at birth. In the neonatal… Expand
Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
We have performed brain scanning by computed tomography on 46 consecutive live-born infants whose birth weights were less than 1… Expand