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End of life care over four decades in a quaternary neonatal intensive care unit

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Background: Death in the neonatal intensive care unit commonly follows a decision to withdraw or limit life-sustaining treatment. Advances in medicine has changed the nature of life-sustaining interventions available and the potential prognosis for many newborn conditions.

Objective: To assess changes in causes of death and end-of-life care over nearly four decades.

Methods: A retrospective review of infants dying in the ne...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1111/jpc.16296

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
HUMS
Department:
Philosophy Faculty
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Name:
Wellcome Trust
Grant:
203132/Z/16/Z
Publisher:
Wiley
Journal:
Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health More from this journal
Volume:
59
Issue:
2
Pages:
341-345
Publication date:
2022-12-10
Acceptance date:
2022-11-22
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EISSN:
1440-1754
ISSN:
1034-4810
Language:
English
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1310354
Local pid:
pubs:1310354
Deposit date:
2022-11-29

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