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During a recent webinar hosted by AllMed Healthcare Management, Dr.
When heart attack patients present in the emergency department with some degree of anemia, or anemic patients have a heart attack, physicians have a tendency, but not much guidance, about whether to provide a blood transfusion.
Preterm infants born with extremely low birth weights have an increased risk of death during the first year of life.
New research shows that exposure to stressors in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) is associated with alterations in the brain structure and function of very preterm infants.
An analysis of data from previously published studies indicates that very low-birth-weight and very preterm infants not born in highly specialized, level III hospitals have an associated higher likelihood of neonatal and predischarge death compared to similar infants born at level III hospitals.
Myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS), a group of blood disorders that can lead to acute myeloid leukemia (AML) in some patients, often cause severe anemia (when the body lacks a sufficient number of functional red blood cells).
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - For infants born between 22 and 24 weeks of gestation, immediate life support increases survival without increasing the risk of neonatal ailments, German researchers report.
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