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neonatal

of or relating to newborn children, esp in the first week of life and up to four weeks old
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neonatal

[¦nē·ə′nād·əl]
(medicine)
Pertaining to a newborn infant.
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Kerala and Tamil Nadu have already reached the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) target for neonatal mortality rate which is 12 neonatal deaths per 1,000 live births.
It was also discussed in the meeting that neonatal mortality could be reduced with targeted training of the health care providers.
class="MsoNormalThis is a clear indication that while there is a lot being done to curb high maternal and neonatal mortality, the work ahead is far from over.
The primary combined outcome of neonatal mortality or major neonatal morbidity occurred in 66 of the sildenafil-exposed neonates and 58 of the placebo-exposed infants (61% vs.
Doku and Neupane in a recent publication posited that interventions during the antenatal period may contribute significantly to neonatal mortality reduction in many low and middle-income countries where the coverage of skilled care at birth remains low (6).
Despite this, the neonatal mortality rate is estimated at 31 deaths per 1 000 live births in SSA, compared with 4 per 1 000 across Europe and North America.
Neonatal mortality and morbidity can be decreased effective by timely apprehending and managing the neonatal birth asphyxia and initiating the resuscitation timely and effectively.
'Neonatal mortality rate is very high in Pakistan as compared to other regional states,' regretted the Minister.
The neonatal mortality rate, measuring babies dying within a month of being born, has also decreased.
Neonatal mortality rates in 2015 were 10% lower than in 2010.
(TAP) - The maternal mortality rate in Tunisia is nearly 30 deaths for every one hundred thousand births and that of neonatal mortality is estimated at 12 deaths for every thousand newborns, according to recent statistics presented on Wednesday at a workshop in Tunis on the health of mothers and newborns.
Sohail Salaat in the Neonatal Resuscitation Workshop said that in order to control the neonatal mortality rate, the staff should be trained and perform proactively.

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