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Tip 99: NEOPAIN study 1

This stratified RCT consisted of 898 ventilated preterm infants (23 – 32 weeks gestation), randomised to continuous morphine infusion or placebo, with open-label morphine boluses given, dependent on clinical judgement. 84 more words


#NephMadness Choosing Wisely Campaign (#NCWC) –Women’s Health Region (#WomensHealthRegion)

From ‘Prematurity’ to ‘Menopause’, life completes a full cycle in the Women’s Health region of Nephmadness 2018. Let it be the glomerular disease (preeclampsia) or dialysis & transplant (reproductive planning) or endocrine disturbances, this region has something for everyone, including our pediatric colleagues. 1,087 more words

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Why is the American Academy of Pediatrics exaggerating the benefits of breastfeeding?

The AAP doubled down on the long-term benefits of breastfeeding, just as the evidence for those benefits was crumbling underneath their feet.

In their most recent statement on breastfeeding, issued in 2012, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) … 1,865 more words


What I Know Now.

Rewind 18 weeks. Back to the time when Baby J was safely snuggled up in my belly (sob) and life was seemingly perfect. Ask me what I knew about premature babies; ask me about NICU? 2,132 more words


Happy Home-aversary 🍰

Hello! Tomorrow marks one year that Malachi has been home!!! Thank you Lord! We are beyond grateful. Dad really pushed to get him home. Chi was outgrowing the NICU and needed more in the way of therapy. 207 more words


#NephMadness 2018: Carmody Makes the Case for Prematurity's Global Impact

J. Bryan Carmody, MD

Dr. Carmody is a pediatric nephrologist at the Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters in Norfolk, Virginia; an assistant professor of pediatrics at Eastern Virginia Medical School; and a partner at Children’s Specialty Group, PLLC.

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Raising Awareness of prematurity

So if you have read my other posts you will know that i have a premature baby.

I have decided to raise money for other children like my son who were born premature and also for sick baby’s. 153 more words