Impact of interhospital transport on the physiologic status of very low-birth-weight infants.
Division of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, The Carman and Ann Adams Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit Medical Center, Children's Hospital of Michigan and Hutzel Women's Hospital, Detroit, Michigan.
Department of Internal Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, Michigan.
The Carman and Ann Adams Department of Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, Michigan.
- Published Article
American Journal of Perinatology
Georg Thieme Verlag KG
- Publication Date
Mar 01, 2014
Interhospital transport of VLBW infants may cause deterioration in their physiologic status, the likelihood of which is increased with longer duration of transport. Better temperature regulation during interhospital transport may decrease the chances of deterioration in physiologic status of VLBW infants.
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