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… (More)
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Review
2018
Review
2018
BACKGROUND Indomethacin is used as standard therapy to close a patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) but is associated with reduced… (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
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
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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVES To determine the mortality and morbidity for infants weighing 401 to 1500 g (very low birth weight [VLBW]) at birth by… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
CONTEXT Few studies document how parents adapt to the experience of a very low-birth-weight (VLBW; <1500 g) birth despite… (More)
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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… (More)
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Review
1987
Review
1987
43 determinants of low birth weight were analyzed from 895 published papers in the English and French literature from 1970-1984… (More)
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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… (More)
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