Bridging the gaps: getting evidence into practice

McGuire, William; Fowlie, Peter W.
October 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/13/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 8, p457
Academic Journal
In this article the authors stress on the use of evidence-based therapy to cure diseases in premature infants. The authors mention that nosocomial infections and bronchopulmonary dysplasia are common diseases in premature children and refer to an evidence-based study suggesting the use of multifaceted quality improvement treatment to reduce the rate of both the diseases. They also discuss the use of prophylactic caffeine into routine care of premature infants.


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