Pediatrics/Neonatal Care Nursing

Pediatrics/Neonatal Care Nursing News

  • Drug Prescriptions in NICUs Vary Widely Prescriptions for at-risk newborns vary widely between neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) in the Netherlands, particularly for off-label cardiovascular and nervous system use, a study shows - and the findings are likely relevant to the U.S. and other countries.
  • Phthalate Exposure in NICUs Tied to Altered Neurobehavioral Performance in Neonates Exposure to phthalates in neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) is associated with alterations in attention and social response that could lead to neurobehavioral problems in childhood, researchers in New York City suggest.

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