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Risk Factors for Perioperative Hypothermia and Infectious Outcomes in Gastroschisis Patients

26 days ago   |   By Journal of Pediatric Surgery

Prior data suggest that infants with gastroschisis are at high risk for hypothermia and infectious complications. This study evaluated the associations between perioperative hypothermia and ICs in gastroschisis using a multi-institutional cohort.
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