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17th of November: World Prematurity Day

15 Nov 2012 | By INSERM (Newsroom) | Europe | International | International day


Very preterm infants born before 32 weeks of gestation (the 8th month of pregnancy) represent between 1 and 2% of all births. They have a higher risk of mortality and long term neurological and developmental impairments than full term infants.

On the occasion of the World Prematurity Day, Saturday, the 17th of November, Inserm proposes you a press release about european EPICE project “Effective Perinatal Intensive Care in Europe: translating knowledge into evidence-based practice”.

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Jennifer Zeitlin
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Unité Inserm 953 « Recherche Epidémiologique en Santé Périnatale, Santé des Femmes et des Enfants »
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