Prematurity: Art and Science, An Issue of Clinics in PerinatologyBy
- Alan Fleischman, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Montefiore Hospital and Medical Center, Bronx, NY
- Jay Iams, MD, The Frederick P. Zuspan Chair in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Professor and Vice Chair, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Ohio State University, College of Medicine, Columbus, OH
Drs. Fleischman and Iams present comprehensive review articles on the current state of science and medicine on the premature infant.The issue is divided into sections devoted to epidemiology, causes, outcomes, and controversies. Specific articles address stress, infection, inflammation, antenatal steroids, and ethical issues surrounding care at the edge of viability.
The Clinics: Internal Medicine
Published: September 2011