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Adaptation features of preterm neborns delivered on 340/7—366/7 gestation weeks 

SOVREMENNAYA PEDIATRIYA.2015.7(71):35-38; doi 10.15574/SP.2015.71.35 

Adaptation features of preterm neborns delivered on 340/7—366/7 gestation weeks 

Shunko Ye. Ye., Pyasetska N. M., Sirenko O. I.

P.L. Schupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, Kyiv, Ukraine 

Article provides review of literature dedicated to adaptation problem of preterm newborns delivered on 340/7-366/7 gestation weeks. In Ukraine for years, medical care and management of «late preterm» infants occurred as for healthy full term newborns, but a lot of studies show that obstetricians and neonatologists should change attitude to late preterm infants and give them more attention. These preterm infants are at higher risk of adaptation disorder, morbidity and mortality during the neonatal period and in the future compared to full term newborns. 

Key words: «Late preterm» infants, adaptation, immaturity. 


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