TITLE

ILCOR and neonatal resuscitation 2005

AUTHOR(S)
Richmond, Sam
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Archives of Disease in Childhood -- Fetal & Neonatal Edition;May2007, Vol. 92 Issue 3, pF163
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the development of the International Liason Committee on Resuscitation (ILCOR). The ILCOR was founded by several international medical organizations which focused on developing consistent guidelines for pediatric and adult emergency life support. In addition, the ILCOR process also focuses on neonatal resuscitation and provides an international mechanism for critical evaluation of relevant scientific evidence.
ACCESSION #
25096127

 

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