Necrotizing Enterocolitis, An Issue of Clinics in Perinatology


  • Patricia Denning, MD, Emory University and University of Iowa
  • Ankhil Maheshwari, MD, Emory University and University of Iowa

This important topic in perinatology is getting its own issue for the first time. The Guest Editors have taken care to provide a full clinical overview in this issue. Articles are devoted to Feeding Practices and NEC; Prebiotics, Probiotics and Postbiotics; Clinical Presentations of NEC; Short Gut Syndrome in the NICU; NEC in Full-term Neonates; Lactoferrin and NEC; Altered Gut Microbiome and NEC; Inflammatory Signaling in NEC; Newer Monitoring Techniques (such as Near-Infrared Spectroscopy) to Determine the Risk of NEC; Surgical Treatment of NEC; Biomarkers of NEC; Intestinal Transplantation.
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Book information

  • Published: March 2013
  • Imprint: ELSEVIER
  • ISBN: 978-1-4557-7136-3