Journal article icon

Journal article

Supplemental iodide for preterm infants and developmental outcomes at 2 years: an RCT

Abstract:
Background The recommendation for enteral iodide intake for preterm infants is 30–40 μg/kg/day and 1μg/kg/day for parenteral intake. Preterm infants are vulnerable to iodide insufficiency and thyroid dysfunction. The hypothesis tested whether, compared to placebo, iodide supplementation of preterm infants improves neurodevelopment. Methods A randomized controlled trial of iodide supplementation versus placebo in infants <31 weeks’ gestation. Trial soluti... Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

Actions


Access Document


Files:
Publisher copy:
10.1542/peds.2016-3703

Authors


More by this author
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Nuffield Department of Population Health, NPEU
Role:
Author
Expand authors...
Medical Research Council More from this funder
Publisher:
American Academy of Pediatrics Publisher's website
Journal:
Pediatrics Journal website
Volume:
139
Issue:
5
Pages:
Article: e20163703
Publication date:
2017-04-14
Acceptance date:
2017-02-23
DOI:
EISSN:
1098-4275
ISSN:
0031-4005
Pubs id:
pubs:681551
URN:
uri:da5f2a61-38da-46c1-b228-5ccfc058d0c9
UUID:
uuid:da5f2a61-38da-46c1-b228-5ccfc058d0c9
Local pid:
pubs:681551
Paper number:
5

Terms of use


Metrics



If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP