Prophylaxis of neonatal vitamin K deficiency bleeding in premature infants

Josty, Tamsin L.; Matthes, Jean W. A.
May 2001
Archives of Disease in Childhood -- Fetal & Neonatal Edition;May2001, Vol. 84 Issue 3, pF218
Academic Journal
Presents a letter to the editor concerning prophylaxis of neonatal vitamin K deficiency bleeding in premature infants.


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