Tag: "preemies" at medical news
Benefits of nitric oxide vary in preemies, Stanford/Packard researchers say
...ty School of Medicine involving more than 400 tiny preemies
has shown that, although nitric oxide did not improve the odds of survival or decrease the likelihood of long-term lung disease in the group overall, it may benefit a specific sub-group of newborns weighing more than 1,000 grams, or 2.2 pounds, at bi...
Black baby girls more likely to live when born very premature
...white baby boys born at the same weight, when many preemies
are still too tiny to make it on their own, University of Florida researchers have found. Analyzing data from more than 5,000 premature births, UF researchers pinpointed a link between gender and race and the survival rates of babies born at extremel...
Inhaled nitric oxide safe for tiny preemie lungs, UCSF study finds
...on has been known for some time, but the effect in preemies
had not been clearly determined, according to Ball...esearch has suggested that inhaled nitric oxide in preemies
might interfere with the production of pulmonary surfactant, a substance critical to normal lung dev...