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Extremely preterm baby dies from natural causes

Cord prolapse during breech birth

But the head became detached after death, or as The Sun put it last week: “Doctor decapitated baby in botched birth” (click… 1,071 more words

Pregnancy And Maternity

Plastic wraps or bags keep pre-term infants warm immediately after birth: NIHR signal

Published on 22 May 2018

Cheap and simple plastic wrapping used in the first 10 minutes after birth helps pre-term and low birth weight infants avoid hypothermia. 135 more words

Current Volume (2017)

BMJ Article: Cognitive trajectories from infancy to early adulthood following birth before 26 weeks of gestation: a prospective, population-based cohort study


Objective To determine the trajectory of cognitive test scores from infancy to adulthood in individuals born extremely preterm compared with term-born individuals.

Design A prospective, population-based cohort study. 196 more words

Current Volume (2017)