infant mortality

Racial, ethnic differences in outcomes of extremely preterm infants decreasing but persistent

1. In this retrospective cohort study reviewing data from 2006 to 2017, researchers showed very premature infants identified as African American had more rapid declines in infant mortality, hypothermia, necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC),and length of stay as compared to white infants, while infants identified as Hispanic had more rapid declines in Czytaj więcej…