In your practice have any newborns
you delivered been treated with therapeutic hypothermia?
The first area of concern centers on the child welfare considerations and the moral justification for the state's interest in protecting newborns
from preventable harm.
[USA], Aug 15 (ANI): A recent study has found that no harm is caused to newborns
from opioid maintenance treatment (OMT) during pregnancy.
Due to the rise in the pervasiveness of congenital diseases, a large number of newborns
are being affected by such conditions, which is a major driver for the newborn
When the time comes for parents to leave the hospital and take their newborns
home, new moms and dads take on different roles.
A new directive from the Dubai Health Authority (DHA) now covers the gap between insurance coverages for newborns
, making it compulsory for all insurers to cover the child at birth.
Neonatal sepsis refers to bacteremia and associated clinical signs and symptoms occurring in the first month of life.9,10 It is among the leading causes of morbidity and mortality in newborns
. As the immune system of newborns
has not fully developed at birth, they are relatively immunocompromised, rendering them vulnerable to infections.11 In this prospective study, we aimed to evaluate the maternal and neonatal vitamin D status and the effect of vitamin D levels on the development of neonatal sepsis.
A pediatrician, Dr Adejumoke Ayede, has said that the many challenges newborns
face from doctors, the hostile environment and poor facilities for their care accounts for Nigeria's leading position in newborn
death rates in Africa and its second place globally, after India.
(PhilHealth) has expanded its coverage of essential health services for newborns
toenable early detection and management of congenital disorders that may lead to mental retardation.
The report shows that by 2030, in 81 countries, the lives of 2.9 million women, stillborns and newborns
can be saved with smarter strategies.
Allocating the necessary resources, as an additional investment of US$ 0.20 cents per person can save 2 of every 3 newborns
in low-and middle-income countries by 2030, said the compilers of the report.