Bibliographic details

Partridge JC, Sendowski MD, Martinez AM, Caughey AB.  Resuscitation of likely nonviable infants: a cost-utility analysis after the Born-Alive Infant Protection Act. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 2012; 206(1): 49.e1-49.e10


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Index terms

Cohort Studies; Cost-Benefit Analysis; Decision Trees; Female; Humans; Infant, Newborn; Infant, Very Low Birth Weight; Intensive Care Units, Neonatal /economics /legislation & jurisprudence; jurisprudence; Pregnancy; Pregnancy Outcome; Pregnancy Trimester, Second; Premature Birth /economics; Quality-Adjusted Life Years; Resuscitation /economics; Severity of Illness Index; Treatment Outcome