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The twists and turns of neonatal oxygen therapy.
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PMID:  23103027     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Although supplemental oxygen is one of the commonest treatments in neonatal medicine, the evidence base for deciding which newborns need it, and what is the appropriate dose remains weak. Clinical research in this area is difficult because it requires clinicians to depart from established practice and, in the case of oxygen therapy, the stakes seem far higher to them than for other investigational treatments. Consequently, beyond the knowledge that extreme hyperoxia and hypoxia are harmful, the middle ground remains uncertain for both preterm and term infants.
Benjamin J Stenson; Judith A Orme
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Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2012-10-25
Journal Detail:
Title:  Early human development     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1872-6232     ISO Abbreviation:  Early Hum. Dev.     Publication Date:  2012 Oct 
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Created Date:  2012-10-29     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
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Nlm Unique ID:  7708381     Medline TA:  Early Hum Dev     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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Copyright © 2012 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.
Neonatal Unit, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, EH16 4SA, United Kingdom.
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