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Published Online: 25 September 2023
... Infant Newborn History Abandoned infants Wet nursing Foundling hospitals Medical research Anatomy Rome The collapsing West-Roman Empire left behind conflicting heritages all over Europe. Patria potestas , however, the father’s right to dispose, sell, or kill his children...
Published Online: 25 August 2023
... radiography with point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) in determining lung expansion. Methods: This prospective study included newborns who required HFOV and were monitored in a neonatal intensive care unit. A single neonatologist assessed lung expansion with CXR and POCUS to measure the costal level of the right...
Janina Marissen, Mercedes Gomez de Agüero, Parul Chandorkar, Lilith Reichert, Kirsten Glaser, Christian P. Speer, Christoph Härtel
Neonatology (2023) 120 (3): 295–307.
Published Online: 11 July 2023
... to persons or property resulting from any ideas, methods, instructions or products referred to in the content or advertisements. 2023 Preterm infant Newborn Immunity Microbiome Host defense Immunity The skin is the largest epithelial organ of the body and acts as physical barrier...
Neonatology (2023) 120 (4): 491–499.
Published Online: 16 May 2023
...Joy E Lawn; Zulfiqar A. Bhutta; Chinyere Ezeaka; Ola Saugstad Introduction: The Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 3.2 aims for every country to reach a neonatal mortality rate (NMR) of ≤12/1,000 live births by 2030. More than 60 countries are off track, and 2.3 million newborns still die each year...
Yangfang Li, Bi Ze, Tiesong Zhang, Xiaomei Liu, Jin Gao, Hui Mao, Mingcai Qin, Yinzhen Lai, Suo nan ba jiu, Guoyun Li, Kun Du, Zhangbin Yu, Wenhao Zhou, for the Chinese High Altitude Neonatal Medicine Alliance CHANMA
Neonatology (2023) 120 (1): 111–117.
Published Online: 07 March 2023
..., instructions or products referred to in the content or advertisements. 2022 Pulse oxygen saturation Newborn Altitude Pulse oximetry is a critical tool in guiding the use of supplemental oxygen for sick newborns as it offers a real-time and noninvasive estimation of arterial oxygen saturation...
Elif Keles, Pia Wintermark, Floris Groenendaal, Noor Borloo, Anne Smits, Annouschka Laenen, Djalila Mekahli, Pieter Annaert, Suzan Şahin, Mehmet Yekta Öncel, Valerie Chock, Didem Armangil, Esin Koc, Malcolm R. Battin, Adam Frymoyer, Karel Allegaert
Neonatology (2022) 119 (6): 686–694.
Published Online: 07 July 2022
...). Acute kidney injury Therapeutic hypothermia Newborn Perinatal asphyxia Creatinine Precision medicine Reference values Perinatal asphyxia is a condition at delivery, caused by oxygen deprivation. When sufficiently long or severe, this can result in neonatal encephalopathy (NE...
Almudena Alonso-Ojembarrena, Jon Montero-Gato, Rebeca Gregorio-Hernández, Victoria Aldecoa-Bilbao, Paula Alonso-Quintela, Javier Rodriguez-Fanjul, Ana Concheiro-Guisán, Alberto Trujillo-Fagundo, Ana María García-Ojanguren, Mónica de las Heras-Martín, Alba Pérez-Pérez, Marta Teresa-Palacio, Cristina Durán-Fernández-Feijóo, Patricia Morales-Arandojo, Marcelino Pumarada-Prieto, Ignacio Oulego-Erroz
Neonatology (2022) 119 (5): 558–566.
Published Online: 06 July 2022
... infants and the effect of gestational age. Methods: This multicentre prospective observational study was performed with newborns born before 33 weeks of gestation. We created two groups: group 1 (23–27 weeks) and group 2 (28–32 weeks). We compared LUSs between the groups from birth until 36 weeks...
Neonatology (2022) 119 (3): 327–333.
Published Online: 16 March 2022
...Toshihiko Ikuta; Sota Iwatani; Takahiro Okutani; Seiji Yoshimoto Background: To diagnose hypoalbuminemia in newborns, it is essential to establish a definition applicable to those with a different gestational age (GA) and clinical conditions. A positive correlation between serum albumin levels...
Neonatology (2022) 119 (1): 119–123.
Published Online: 02 November 2021
.... Infant Newborn Lung recruitment High-frequency oscillation High-frequency oscillation (HFO) may be used in preterm infants with respiratory failure due to respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) or evolving bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) . HFO utilizes small tidal volumes (Vt) while avoiding...
Manuela Capozza, Silvia Salvatore, Maria Elisabetta Baldassarre, Silvia Inting, Raffaella Panza, Margherita Fanelli, Simona Perniciaro, Laura Morlacchi, Antonella Vimercati, Massimo Agosti, Nicola Laforgia
Neonatology (2021) 118 (6): 665–671.
Published Online: 07 October 2021
... to SARS-CoV-2-positive mothers admitted to 2 hospitals in South (Bari) and North (Varese) of Italy from April to December 2020. A molecular nasopharyngeal swab for SARS-CoV-2 using a reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction was made at birth for all enrolled newborns to evaluate vertical...
Cristina Vega-Del-Val, Juan Arnaez, Sonia Caserío, Elena Pilar Gutiérrez, Marta Benito, Leticia Castañón, Alfredo Garcia-Alix, on behalf of the IC-HIE Study Group
Neonatology (2021) 118 (6): 685–692.
Published Online: 14 September 2021
... Newborn Incidence Hypothermia The incidence of hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (HIE) reported is inaccurate even in developed countries, ranging from 1 to 8 per 1,000 live births . Updated incidence rates are desirable to audit obstetric management guidelines and to guide policies so...
Laure Dombrecht, Filip Cools, Joachim Cohen, Luc Deliens, Linde Goossens, Gunnar Naulaers, Kenneth Chambaere, Kim Beernaert
Neonatology (2021) 118 (5): 553–561.
Published Online: 01 September 2021
..., instructions or products referred to in the content or advertisements. Infant Newborn Palliative care Deep sedation Though infant mortality under the age of 1 is relatively low (e.g., 3.2 out of 1,000 births in Flanders in 2016) , the impact on parents, family members, and health-care...
Viktoria Engert, Celine Siauw, Annika Stock, Monika Rehn, Achim Wöckel, Christoph Härtel, Johannes Wirbelauer
Neonatology (2021) 118 (4): 505–508.
Published Online: 14 June 2021
... Periventricular leukomalacia COVID-19 Newborn SARS-CoV-2 infections may be transmitted in utero and in the perinatal period. Multisystem inflammatory syndromes can occur after SARS-CoV-2 infections, particularly in the first 2 decades of life. SARS-CoV-2 infection during pregnancy may...
Neonatology (2021) 118 (4): 487–499.
Published Online: 21 May 2021
...Marlies Bruckner; Gianluca Lista; Ola D. Saugstad; Georg M. Schmölzer Approximately 800,000 newborns die annually due to birth asphyxia. The resuscitation of asphyxiated term newly born infants often occurs unexpected and is challenging for healthcare providers as it demands experience...
Neonatology (2021) 118 (1): 122–126.
Published Online: 25 January 2021
...Geza Vass; Ria Evans Fry; Charles C. Roehr Chylothorax is a rare but life-threatening condition in newborns, often requiring a prolonged hospital stay. To date, no unified guidance exists for best management approach. Octreotide, a somatostatin analogue, has been used to treat neonatal chylothorax...
Neonatology (2021) 117 (6): 736–741.
Published Online: 27 November 2020
... to in the content or advertisements. Electrostatic filters Continuous positive airway pressure Noninvasive ventilation Pressure Infant Newborn SARS-CoV-2 originated in Wuhan, China, in November 2020 [ 1 ]. The clinical disease, COVID-19, was declared a global pandemic by WHO in March 2020 [ 2...
Alexander Simma, Antonia Potapow, Susanne Brandstetter, Holger Michel, Michael Melter, Birgit Seelbach-Göbel, Christian Apfelbacher, Michael Kabesch, Stephan Gerling, the KUNO Kids Study Group
Neonatology (2021) 117 (6): 756–763.
Published Online: 12 November 2020
...Alexander Simma; Antonia Potapow; Susanne Brandstetter; Holger Michel; Michael Melter; Birgit Seelbach-Göbel; Christian Apfelbacher; Michael Kabesch; Stephan Gerling; the KUNO Kids Study Group Introduction: Newborn sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) has failed to decrease in the last decades...
Neonatology (2021) 117 (5): 637–640.
Published Online: 22 September 2020
.... Newborn Creatinine Acute kidney injury Reference values Research Briefings Neonatology 2020;117:637 640 DOI: 10.1159/000510658 Received: May 26, 2020 Accepted: August 4, 2020 Published online: September 22, 2020 Creatinine at Birth Correlates with Gestational Age and Birth Weight: Another Factor...
Neonatology (2020) 117 (4): 522–528.
Published Online: 07 September 2020
... in the placebo group (control group). Three newborns, 2 in the intervention group and 1 in the control group, died before completing the 5 days of randomization (Fig. 1 ). Fig. 1. CONSORT flow chart diagram intention to treat (ITT). Fig. 1. CONSORT flow chart diagram intention to treat (ITT...
Neonatology (2021) 117 (5): 599–605.
Published Online: 19 August 2020
..., instructions or products referred to in the content or advertisements. Newborn Anti-epileptic drugs Seizures Amplitude-integrated electroencephalography Neonatal seizures are a frequent problem in a neonatal care setting and are associated with increased long-term morbidity and mortality...