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Its now or... later? A good question to ask ELVIS.

This study probably wins the prize for the best trial name in neonatal history, the Early or Late Ventricular Intervention Study, ELVIS.

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Time to abandon the Papile classification? (part 2)

As I mentioned in the last post, the initial report of outcomes by Bassan and others showed that the infants with severity score 0, (unilateral haemorrhage without midline shift affecting one zone) had reasonably good outcomes, 7 of 8 had cognitive scores within the normal range, 4 of 8 were without gross motor dysfunction. 1,538 more words

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The end of the Papile classification? (part 1)

In 1978 Lu-Ann Papile published a landmark article detailing the incidence of intraventricular hemorrhage (IVH) in 46 VLBW preterm infants using CT scanning, describing the differing extent of hemorrhage that may be seen, and developing a grading system (there are over 3,000 citations to this article!). 1,002 more words

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