Premature Infants

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Neonatal Intensive Care Unit - History
... The problem of premature and congenitally ill infants is not a new one ... It was not until 1922, however, that hospitals started grouping the newborn infants into one area, now called the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) ... Before the industrial revolution, premature and ill infants were born and cared for at home and either lived or died without medical intervention ...
Anemia Of Prematurity - Pathophysiology
... Preterm infants are often anemic and typically experience heavy blood losses from frequent laboratory testing in the first few weeks of life ... Obladen, Sachsenweger and Stahnke (1987) studied 60 very low birth weight infants during the first 28 days of life ... Infants were divided into 3 groups, group 1 (no ventilator support, 24 ml/kg blood loss), group 2(minor ventilated support, 60 ml/kg blood loss), and group 3(ventilated support for respiratory distress syndrome ...
Periventricular Leukomalacia - Causes - Injury Pathway
... These factors are especially likely to interact in premature infants, resulting in a sequence of events that leads to the development of white matter lesions ... infection during fetal development, fetal infections, or infection of the newly delivered infant ... Because their cardiovascular and immune systems are not fully developed, premature infants are especially at risk for these initial insults ...
Colin Morley - Higher Degree Students Supervised
... "Stress Experiences of Parents with Premature Infants in a Special Care Nursery" ... Dr Tony De Paoli MD "Investigations of CPAP in premature infants" Dr Megan Probyn PhD "Respiratory and physiological changes to different modes of ventilation in ... "The relationship of the neuro-endorcrine axis to neurological outcome in infants less than 30 weeks gestation" ...
Colin Morley - Publications
... and natural surfactant Comparative study of the effects on premature rabbit lungs Arch Dis Child 1980 55(10)758-765 Morley CJ, Bangham AD, Miller N, Davis JA Dry artificial lung ... in episodes of severe arterial hypoxaemia in infants and young children Lancet 1985 2(8455)571-577 Rennie JM, South M, Morley CJ Cerebral blood flow velocity ...

Famous quotes containing the words infants and/or premature:

    My arising prodigal
    Sun the father his quiver full of the infants of pure fire ...
    Dylan Thomas (1914–1953)

    God screens us evermore from premature ideas. Our eyes are holden that we cannot see things that stare us in the face, until the hour arrives when the mind is ripened; then we behold them, and the time when we saw them not is like a dream.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)