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Cause and Predictors of Neonatal Mortality among Neonates Admitted to the Neonatal Intensive Care Units of Public Hospitals in Eastern Ethiopia: Facilities Based Prospective Follow-up Study

Assefa Desalew, Yitagesu Sintayehu, Nardos Teferi, Firehiwot Amare, Bifitu Geda, Teshager Worku, Kebebush Abera, Abiyot Asefaw,

<title>Abstract</title> <p> Background The first month is the most crucial period for child survival. Neonatal mortality continues to remain high with little improvement over the years in Sub-Saharan Africa including Ethiopia. This region shows the least progress to reducing neonatal mortality and it continues to be a significant ... Read more >>

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Risk Factors of Respiratory Diseases Among Neonates in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit of Qena University Hospital, Egypt.

Khaled A Abdel Baseer, Mostafa Mohamed, Eman A Abd-Elmawgood,

Background:Respiratory diseases in newborns are considered major causes of neonatal morbidity and mortality especially in developing countries. Its causes are diverse and require early detection and management. This study aimed for detection of the prevalence and risk factors of respiratory diseases in addition to outcome among neonates admitted in neonatal ... Read more >>

Ann Glob Health (Annals of global health)
[2020, 86(1):22]

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Impact of the Revised NRP Meconium Aspiration Guidelines on Term Infant Outcomes.

Patrick Myers, Arika G Gupta,

OBJECTIVES:To evaluate the association of the Neonatal Resuscitation Program, Seventh Edition changes on term infants born with meconium-stained amniotic fluid (MSAF). STUDY DESIGN:We evaluated the effect of no longer routinely intubating nonvigorous term infants born with MSAF in 14 322 infants seen by the resuscitation team from January 1, 2014 to ... Read more >>

Hosp Pediatr (Hospital pediatrics)
[2020, 10(3):295-299]

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EXTRA-CORPOREAL MEMBRANE OXYGENATION FOR NEONATAL RESPIRATORY SUPPORT.

Antonio F Corno, Gail M Faulkner, Chris Harvey,

To review our experience with Extra-Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) for respiratory support in neonates. From 1989 to 2018 2,114 patients underwent respiratory ECMO support, with 764(36%) neonates. Veno-Venous (V-V) cannulation was used in 428(56%) neonates and Veno-Arterial (V-A) in 336(44%). Historically V-V ECMO was our preferred modality, but due to ... Read more >>

Semin. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg. (Seminars in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery)
[2020, :]

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Tracheal suctioning of meconium at birth for non-vigorous infants: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Daniele Trevisanuto, Marya L Strand, Mandira Daripa Kawakami, Jorge Fabres, Edgardo Szyld, Kevin Nation, Myra H Wyckoff, Yacov Rabi, Henry C Lee, ,

CONTEXT:The International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation sought to review the initial management of non-vigorous newborns delivered through meconium stained amniotic fluid (MSAF). OBJECTIVE:To complete a systematic review and meta-analysis comparing endotracheal intubation and suctioning to immediate resuscitation without intubation for non-vigorous infants born at ≥34 weeks gestation delivered through MSAF. ... Read more >>

Resuscitation (Resuscitation)
[2020, 149:117-126]

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Which way is better to deliver the very heavy baby: mode of delivery, maternal and neonatal outcome.

Gabriel Levin, Raanan Meyer, Simcha Yagel, Mankuta David, Yoav Yinon, Amihai Rottenstreich,

PURPOSE:Currently there are no existing data regarding the maternal and neonatal outcomes for nulliparous women delivering neonates with birthweight above 4500 g. We aim to evaluate birth outcome among these subset of parturients. METHODS:A retrospective study of nulliparous delivering a singleton fetus weighing  ≥ 4500 g in two tertiary medical centers between 2007 ... Read more >>

Arch. Gynecol. Obstet. (Archives of gynecology and obstetrics)
[2020, :]

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Risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes of late- and postterm pregnancies in advanced maternal age: a national cohort study.

Joep C Kortekaas, Brenda M Kazemier, Judit K J Keulen, Aafke Bruinsma, Ben Willem Mol, Frank Vandenbussche, Jeroen Van Dillen, Esteriek De Miranda,

INTRODUCTION:There is an increase in women delivering ≥35 years of age. We analyzed the association between advanced maternal age and pregnancy outcomes in late- and postterm pregnancies. MATERIAL AND METHODS:A national cohort study was performed on obstetrical low-risk women using data from the Netherlands Perinatal Registry from 1999-2010. We included ... Read more >>

Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand (Acta obstetricia et gynecologica Scandinavica)
[2020, :]

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Out of Pocket Expenditure for Sick Newborn Care in Referral Hospitals of Nepal.

Avinash K Sunny, Rejina Gurung, Abhishek Gurung, Omkar Basnet, Ashish Kc,

BACKGROUND:Almost all preventable neonatal deaths take place in low- and middle-income countries and affect the poorest who have the least access to high quality health services. Cost of health care is one of the factors preventing access to quality health services and universal health coverage. In Nepal, the majority of ... Read more >>

Matern Child Health J (Maternal and child health journal)
[2020, 24(Suppl 1):57-65]

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Meconium aspiration syndrome: incidence, associated risk factors and outcome-evidence from a multicentric study in low-resource settings in Nepal.

Prajwal Paudel, Avinash K Sunny, Pragya G Poudel, Rejina Gurung, Abhishek Gurung, Ramchandra Bastola, Ram N Chaudhary, Shyam S Budhathoki, K C Ashish,

AIM:The aim of this study was to identify the incidence, risk factors and outcome associated with meconium aspiration syndrome (MAS). METHODS:An observational study was conducted in 12 public hospitals in Nepal from 1 July 2017 to 29 August 2018. All babies born within the study period were included in the ... Read more >>

J Paediatr Child Health (Journal of paediatrics and child health)
[2020, :]

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Severe Thrombocytosis in a Newborn with Subcutaneous Fat Necrosis and Maternal Chorioamnionitis.

Mitali Sahni, Pooja Patel, Akila Muthukumar,

Background:Subcutaneous fat necrosis (SFN) is a form of transient panniculitis that presents commonly in infants with a history of perinatal insult, particularly hypothermia. It is characterized by subcutaneous nodules and plaques that appear over bony prominences on cheeks, shoulders, buttock, and thighs. SFN is usually associated with various complications including ... Read more >>

Case Rep Hematol (Case reports in hematology)
[2020, 2020:5742394]

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Vacuum extraction delivery at first vaginal birth following cesarean: maternal and neonatal outcome.

Misgav Rottenstreich, Reut Rotem, Biana Katz, Amihai Rottenstreich, Sorina Grisaru-Granovsky,

OBJECTIVE:To evaluate the maternal and neonatal morbidity outcome associated with vacuum assisted (VA) vaginal delivery at first vaginal birth following a previous cesarean delivery (CD). STUDY DESIGN:This is a retrospective computerized study conducted at a single tertiary center, between 2005 and 2018. The study compared the morbidity outcome of VA ... Read more >>

Arch. Gynecol. Obstet. (Archives of gynecology and obstetrics)
[2020, 301(2):483-489]

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The effect of meconium thickness level on neonatal outcome.

Ohad Gluck, Michal Kovo, Daniel Tairy, Hadas Ganer Herman, Jacob Bar, Eran Weiner,

BACKGROUND:Despite its prevalence and potential maternal and neonatal implications, the literature on the thickness levels of meconium stained amniotic fluid (MSAF) and its impact on neonatal outcomes is relatively outdated and relies on relatively small sample sizes. AIMS:To study if different thickness levels of MSAF correlate with adverse neonatal outcome. ... Read more >>

Early Hum. Dev. (Early human development)
[2020, 142:104953]

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International evidence-based guidelines on Point of Care Ultrasound (POCUS) for critically ill neonates and children issued by the POCUS Working Group of the European Society of Paediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care (ESPNIC).

Yogen Singh, Cecile Tissot, María V Fraga, Nadya Yousef, Rafael Gonzalez Cortes, Jorge Lopez, Joan Sanchez-de-Toledo, Joe Brierley, Juan Mayordomo Colunga, Dusan Raffaj, Eduardo Da Cruz, Philippe Durand, Peter Kenderessy, Hans-Joerg Lang, Akira Nishisaki, Martin C Kneyber, Pierre Tissieres, Thomas W Conlon, Daniele De Luca,

BACKGROUND:Point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) is nowadays an essential tool in critical care. Its role seems more important in neonates and children where other monitoring techniques may be unavailable. POCUS Working Group of the European Society of Paediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care (ESPNIC) aimed to provide evidence-based clinical guidelines for the use ... Read more >>

Crit Care (Critical care (London, England))
[2020, 24(1):65]

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Fatal Course of a Male Newborn with Double Duodenal Atresia.

Ahmed Elrouby, Ahmed Koraitim,

Multiple point duodenal atresia is an extremely rare condition with atretic segments in either two or three sites of the duodenum. We report a newborn male patient who presented to our institution with bilious vomiting, nonpassage of meconium, mild abdominal distension, and a palpable epigastric abdominal mass ∼1 × 1 cm. A faint ... Read more >>

European J Pediatr Surg Rep (European journal of pediatric surgery reports)
[2020, 8(1):e7-e9]

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When is My Baby Going Home? Moderate to Late Preterm Infants are Discharged at 36 Weeks Based on Admission Data.

Alanna Higgins Joyce, Arnab Sengupta, Craig F Garfield, Patrick Myers,

OBJECTIVE: This study evaluates the effect of admission characteristics of uncomplicated moderate to late preterm infants on timing of discharge. One of the first questions that families of infants admitted to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) ask is, "When is my baby going home?" Moderate to late preterm infants are ... Read more >>

Am J Perinatol (American journal of perinatology)
[2019, :]

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Impact of meconium consistency on infant resuscitation and respiratory outcomes: a retrospective-cohort study and systematic review.

Ratchada Kitsommart, Narongrit Thammawong, Kanokwan Sommai, Jittiyaporn Yangnoy, Walaiporn Bowornkitiwong, Bosco Paes,

Objective: To compare short-term outcomes of infants born with thick versus thin meconium stained amniotic fluid (MSAF) and to perform a systematic review of the topic.Methods: A retrospective, single center, cohort study of infants' ≥34 weeks' gestation born with MSAF between 1 June 2013 and 30 September 2016. Birth resuscitation ... Read more >>

J. Matern. Fetal. Neonatal. Med. (The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians)
[2020, :1-7]

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Air Leak Syndrome: Pneumoperitoneum in a Ventilated Neonate.

Chandana Ravikumar, Dawn McDaniel, Amy Quinn,

Air leak syndrome has several manifestations and is common in neonates with meconium aspiration syndrome (MAS) due to air trapping. While pneumoperitoneum is classically a result of intestinal perforation, intra-abdominal free air may be a less common presentation of air leak syndrome. In the ventilated neonate, there is insufficient clinical ... Read more >>

Case Rep Pediatr (Case reports in pediatrics)
[2019, 2019:4238601]

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Prevalence and Factors Associated with Neonatal Mortality at Ayder Comprehensive Specialized Hospital, Northern Ethiopia. A Cross-Sectional Study.

Fikaden Berhe Hadgu, Letekirstos GebreEgziabher Gebretsadik, Hagos Gidey Mihretu, Amanuel Hadgu Berhe,

Background:The neonatal period is the most vulnerable time of human life for diseases. Neonatal morbidity and mortality are significant contributors to under-five morbidity and mortality in sub-Saharan Africa. Objective:To assess prevalence and factors associated with neonatal mortality at Ayder Comprehensive Specialized Hospital. Methods:A facility-based cross-sectional study was conducted on neonates ... Read more >>

Pediatric Health Med Ther (Pediatric health, medicine and therapeutics)
[2020, 11:29-37]

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Meconium peritonitis resulting from different etiologies in siblings: a case report.

Kyung Hee Park, Mi Hye Bae, Na Rae Lee, Young Mi Han, Shin-Yun Byun, Hae-Young Kim,

BACKGROUND:Meconium peritonitis is defined as aseptic chemical inflammation caused by intrauterine bowel perforation. The underlying causes of bowel perforation include intestinal atresia, midgut volvulus, intussusception, congenital bands, and meconium ileus. CASE PRESENTATION:Siblings with prenatally diagnosed meconium peritonitis of different etiologies were found. The elder sister was born at 36 + 6 weeks gestation ... Read more >>

BMC Pediatr (BMC pediatrics)
[2020, 20(1):106]

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Heart of the Matter? Early Ventricular Dysfunction in Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia.

David G Tingay, John P Kinsella,

Am. J. Respir. Crit. Care Med. (American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine)
[2019, 200(12):1462-1464]

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Association between uterine contractions before elective caesarean section and transient tachypnoea of the newborn: a retrospective cohort study.

Satoshi Shinohara, Atsuhito Amemiya, Motoi Takizawa,

OBJECTIVE:We evaluated the association between the presence of predelivery uterine contractions and transient tachypnoea of the newborn (TTN) in women undergoing an elective caesarean section. DESIGN:A retrospective cohort study. SETTING:National Hospital Organization Kofu National Hospital, which is a community hospital, between January 2011 and May 2019. PARTICIPANTS:The study included 464 ... Read more >>

BMJ Open (BMJ open)
[2020, 10(3):e033154]

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[INDUCTION OF LABOR AT 39 WEEKS OF GESTATION VERSUS EXPECTANT MANAGEMENT].

Inshirah Sgayer, Maya Frank Wolf,

INTRODUCTION:Maternal-Fetal Medicine Unit, Galilee Medical Center, affiliated with the Azrieli Faculty of Medicine, Bar-Ilan University, Safed, Israel Elective induction of labor is a non-indicated intervention performed in order to induce labor. In contrast, non-elective induction of labor can be performed because of medical or obstetrical indications such as hypertension, intrauterine ... Read more >>

Harefuah (Harefuah)
[2019, 158(12):802-806]

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Gender differences involved in the pathophysiology of the perinatal hypoxic-ischemic damage.

S Murden, V Borbélyová, Z Laštůvka, J Mysliveček, J Otáhal, V Riljak,

Hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (HIE) is a neonatal condition that occurs as a consequence of perinatal asphyxia, which is caused by a number of factors, commonly via compression of the umbilical cord, placental abruption, severe meconium aspiration, congenital cardiac or pulmonary anomalies and birth trauma. Experimental studies have confirmed that male rat ... Read more >>

Physiol Res (Physiological research)
[2019, 68(Suppl 3):S207-S217]

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Hydrocortisone Improves Oxygenation Index and Systolic Blood Pressure in Term Infants With Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension.

Mahdi Alsaleem, Aysha Malik, Satyan Lakshminrusimha, Vasantha Hs Kumar,

Persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn (PPHN) is an essential cause for hypoxic respiratory failure with significant morbidity and mortality in term and near-term neonates. Hydrocortisone has been shown to decrease oxygen dependency and pulmonary hypertension in neonates with meconium aspiration syndrome and animal studies, respectively. We hypothesize that hydrocortisone ... Read more >>

Clin Med Insights Pediatr (Clinical medicine insights. Pediatrics)
[2019, 13:1179556519888918]

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[Clinical features and prognosis of meconium aspiration syndrome complicated by pulmonary hemorrhage in neonates].

Jing Huang, Xin-Zhu Lin,

OBJECTIVE:To study the clinical features and prognosis of meconium aspiration syndrome (MAS) complicated by neonatal pulmonary hemorrhage (NPH) in neonates. METHODS:A retrospective analysis was performed for the clinical data of 45 neonates with MAS complicated by NPH who were admitted to the hospital from December 2015 to December 2018 (observation ... Read more >>

Zhongguo Dang Dai Er Ke Za Zhi (Zhongguo dang dai er ke za zhi = Chinese journal of contemporary pediatrics)
[2019, 21(11):1059-1063]

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