First year of life medication use and hospital admission rates: premature compared with term infants

L. M. Houweling, I. D. Bezemer, F. J. Penning-van Beest, W. M. Meijer, R. A. van Lingen, R. M. Herings

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OBJECTIVE: To compare hospitalization and medication use during the first year of life in preterm-born and term-born infants. STUDY DESIGN: Data for this retrospective cohort study were obtained from the linked PHARMO-Netherlands Perinatal Registry cohort. From this linked birth cohort, preterm infants (
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)61-6 e1
JournalJournal of Pediatrics
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2013
Externally publishedYes

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