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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b) This study included all very low-birthweight infants admitted to the neonatal intensive care unit.
"The private rooms really change the way parents can bond and care for their babies while in the neonatal intensive care unit," Guarneschelli said.
Due to the variety of concepts and approaches in which the practice of health professionals of the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) is based, in order to determine what the work of the occupational therapist (OT) should be, an exploratory revision was perform which facilitated the knowledge of recent ideas on what has been done, how it has been done, allowing us formulating hypothesis and identifying those aspects that were studied with much detail to identify key concepts, theories, and sources of evidence, such as the type of questions, what strengths and challenges we face in our work and the inclusion of concepts from teams that intervene in the NICU (10).
Around one in eight babies born in the UK each year are admitted into neonatal intensive care units (NICU) because they have been born prematurely, or are born poorly and need extra help to survive.
The Royal Hospital, represented by the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, announced on Wednesday that the babies are doing fine.
12.4 million for operationalization of a neonatal intensive care unit at IH's SMMC, Karachi.
Health Minister Giorgos Pamboridis inaugurated on Friday the neonatal intensive care unit at Limassol General Hospital.
Dubai: Emirates Hospital in Jumeirah will have state-of-the-art technology for its Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) following its recent investment of Dh10 million.
Nosocomial infections in neonatal intensive care unit still represent a public health problem by the morbidity and mortality that they engender.
It led to Amy, from West Kirby, settting up the charity Sofia's Rainbow in her daughter's honour, to raise money for the hospital's neonatal intensive care unit (NICU).
Police searched Ewha Womans University Medical Center in western Seoul Tuesday following the deaths of four premature babies in its neonatal intensive care unit last week.
Staff at the hospital's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) have been working in partnership with Scottish Book Trust to develop its Bookbug Programme for NICU patients.

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