neonatal intensive care unit

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Noun1.neonatal intensive care unit - an intensive care unit designed with special equipment to care for premature or seriously ill newborn
ICU, intensive care unit - a hospital unit staffed and equipped to provide intensive care
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Neonatal intensive care units (NICU) are a combination of advanced technology and trained health care professionals who provide intensive medical attention to newborn babies admitted into the special division of the hospital/clinic.
Summary: Neonatal intensive care units (NICU) are a combination of advanced technology and trained health care professionals who provide intensive medical attention to newborn babies admitted into the special division of the hospital/clinic.
I was impressed with the news about the Auckland conference because I worked as a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) nurse for roughly eight years, in the Philippines and in Saudi Arabia.
a) This study included all low-birthweight infants admitted to the neonatal intensive care unit.
Parents with newborn babies undergoing surgery will now have the option to stay with their children overnight at UPMC Pinnacle Harrisburg's new neonatal intensive care unit.
For parents in such circumstances, much of their leave can be spent on neonatal intensive care units (NICU), with their babies fighting for survival.
CASTLE Donington-based company Dimensions, has donated more than PS1,700 to the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust's Neonatal Intensive Care Units.
An occupational therapist in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit with an ecological practice approach participates in an interdisciplinary health group.
The New Jersey Department of Health learned late Monday that two premature infants with confirmed cases of Acinetobacter baumannii died last week in the neonatal intensive care unit at University Hospital in Newark.The New Jersey Department of Health learned late Monday that two premature infants with confirmed cases of Acinetobacter baumannii died last week in the neonatal intensive care unit at University Hospital in Newark.
Results showed that as the age of the father increased so did the risk of the infant being born prematurely, having a low birth weight and requiring healthcare support after delivery, such as assisted ventilation, admission to neonatal intensive care, or antibiotics.
'They are still under observation at the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit of the hospital.'

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