Tag: birth

1. Among neonates born to SARS-CoV-2-positive mothers in three New York Hospitals, none tested positive, or were symptomatic, for the virus at 24 h of life, 5-7 days of life, and 14 days of life. 2. Infection control strategies such as donning a mask around the neonate and practicing proper...
1. Blood collected from late-clamped umbilical cords (2 minutes after birth) contained significantly increased levels of antioxidants such as: erythrocyte catalase activity, superoxide dismutase, soluble tumor necrosis factor receptor II, and total antioxidant status. Study Rundown: For years, there has been debate regarding the ideal time to clamp the umbilical...
Image: PD 1. As compared to controls, mothers of children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) were significantly more likely to have had threatened preterm labor, threatened abortion, urinary tract infection during pregnancy, preeclampsia, induction of labor, no labor, and cesarean delivery. 2. Girls with ADHD were 2.5 times more likely than those...
Image: Salim Fadhley 1. Among women undergoing urgent or emergent cesarean deliveries (CD), informed consent was frequently obtained only after the decision for CD had been made.  2. Short consent times were more common in women undergoing cesarean delivery for fetal heart rate indications.  Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good)  Study Rundown: This study found...