Neonatal care services should put more emphasis on multiple births
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Neonatal care services should put more emphasis on multiple births

Nick Evans Freelance health writer
Christine Walker Editor, Nursing Children and Young People

A report into twins and multiple births reveals regional variations in care, but how much can be read into the differences?

About 60,000 babies are born prematurely in the UK every year. Many are at risk of lifelong health and development problems, with premature birth being the leading cause of neonatal deaths.

Nursing Children and Young People. 30, 01, 8-9. doi: 10.7748/ncyp.30.01.8.s7

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