TITLE

Complications of an Umbilical Artery pH of Less Than 7.00

AUTHOR(S)
Apgar, Barbara
PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
American Family Physician;3/1/1997, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p1378
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the results of an evaluative study on the relationship between an umbilical artery pH of less than 7.00 and neonatal morbidity and mortality, in light of the fact that the umbilical cord acid-base balance has been used as a measure of intrapartum asphyxia. Statistical information on the study; What the study's results indicated; Conclusion made from study.
ACCESSION #
9704030795

 

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