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Prognosis for babies of less than 28 weeks' gestation

BMJ 1997; 314 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.314.7086.1048a (Published 05 April 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;314:1048
  1. T H H G Koh, Senior specialista
  1. a Canberra Clinical School, Canberra Hospital, Canberra 2605, Australia

    Editor—Win Tin and colleagues provide further help for parents at risk of delivering babies of less than 28 weeks' gestation.1 They concluded that “these data should not be used to establish an arbitrary ‘threshold’ below which resuscitation should never be offered at birth” but did not mention how many of the 342 babies born at 22 to 24 …

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