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Polygraphic recordings of respiration in neonates: a pointer to SIDS?
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10740724     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Polygraphic respiratory recordings of 60 neonates were obtained from the infants in paediatric intensive care unit of a large public hospital. Thirty infants were pre-term and thirty infants were in the term (control) group. The recordings were analysed for periodic breathing and apnoeic episodes. Results were also determined for apnoeic density in pre-term and term Infants. Apnoeic episodes were found to be statistically significant in the pre-term infants over term Infants.
A D Dua; P R Raikar
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of postgraduate medicine     Volume:  43     ISSN:  0022-3859     ISO Abbreviation:  J Postgrad Med     Publication Date:    1997 Jul-Sep
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2000-04-26     Completed Date:  2000-04-26     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  2985196R     Medline TA:  J Postgrad Med     Country:  INDIA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  61-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Physiology, Grant Medical College, Mumbai.
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MeSH Terms
Apnea / physiopathology*
Equipment Design
Infant, Low Birth Weight / physiology
Infant, Newborn
Infant, Premature / physiology*
Risk Factors
Sudden Infant Death / diagnosis

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