Neonatal Medicine

Neonatal Medicine News

  • More U.S. Pregnant Women Using Opioids and Meth A growing number of American pregnant women are using opioids and methamphetamines, and drug use is rising fastest among mothers in rural communities, a U.S. study suggests.
  • AAP Updates Screening Policy for ROP A policy statement from the American Academy of Pediatrics provides updated guidelines for screening and treating retinopathy of prematurity (ROP).

Neonatal Medicine Perspective

  • The Baby With a Swollen Eyelid An 8-month-old girl's eye swelling appears to be getting worse when she presents at your clinic. Can you diagnose the problem?
  • AHA 2018 Lipid Lollapalooza at AHA 2018 The release of the 2018 cholesterol guidelines and a bunch of lipid-oriented trials made it a bountiful day at the American Heart Association meeting for Melissa Walton-Shirley, MD.