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Fluid Restricting Babies

A study published online first in the Journal of Pediatrics questions a common practice, the practice of fluid restricting babies who have a patent ductus arteriosus. De Buyst J, Rakza T, Pennaforte T, Johansson AB, Storme L: Hemodynamic Effects of … Continue reading

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Nutrition of very preterm babies

There is a ‘growing’ feeling that we don’t give enough protein to our preterm infants, especially during the enteral phases of nutrition. Fortified maternal breast milk use is associated with lower overall rates of weight gain, despite all its benefits. … Continue reading

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