When is patient transfer indicated for the treatment of neonatal seizures?

Updated: Jul 31, 2019
  • Author: Raj D Sheth, MD; Chief Editor: Stephen L Nelson, Jr, MD, PhD, FAACPDM, FAAN, FAAP  more...
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Mothers in premature labor ideally should be transferred to a facility with a tertiary neonatal intensive care unit. This is more desirable than transfer after birth, since later transfers more commonly result in morbidity.


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