neonatal

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neonatal

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

neonatal

[¦nē·ə′nād·əl]
(medicine)
Pertaining to a newborn infant.
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Neonatal mortality contributes about one-third of under-5 mortality in SA.
Compared to any other low-income countries, he said, no doubt, Bangladesh has done quite well in relation to many development indicators, including its progress in neonatal mortality.
Japan's figure is more than 50 times lower than neonatal mortality rates in Pakistan, reflecting the widening disparity in life expectancy around the world.
4 neonatal mortality rate (per 1,000 live births) kept the world's seventh largest economy below 153 countries who have better survival rates for their newborns.
The rate of the neonatal mortality varies widely among the different states of India, ranging from 11 per 1000 live births in Kerala to 48 per 1000 live births in Uttar Pradesh.
Low apgar score at 1 minute may not be significant and may be due to transitory neonatal depression but low apgar score at 5 and 10 minute is of high clinical significance and is associated with increased neonatal mortality and morbidity.
2] SA is one of the countries in which neonatal mortality has not decreased over the past 20 years.
Normalized concentration index (CI) was used to measure the magnitude of inequality in neonatal mortality.
physicians to the "39-week rule" for elective deliveries appears to have cut net neonatal mortality in an analysis of more than 14 million deliveries during 2008-2012.
neonatal mortality coincident with improved adherence to the rule to wait until 39 weeks of gestation before proceeding with an elective delivery, the increased number of stillbirths was "unacceptable," said Dr.
They discuss such aspects as thermal stress in ruminants: responses and strategies for alleviation, adaptive responses of rangeland livestock to manage water balance, impacts of toxic plants on the welfare of grazing livestock, neonatal mortality of farm livestock in extensive management systems, and the transport of livestock from extensive production systems.