Problems of discharge and home care of newborns

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Improved obstetric and neonatal care has increased the survival of very preterm babies and very ill newborns who are often discharged with unresolved medical problems or special health care needs. A close follow-up and an individualized home-care plan have to be developed for these babies before discharge from NICU.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNeonatology: A Practical Approach to Neonatal Diseases
PublisherSpringer-Verlag Milan
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)9788847014053, 9788847014046
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2012

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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