hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy


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hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy

generally permanent brain injury resulting from a lack of oxygen or inadequate blood flow to the brain; infants may recover without sequelae.
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Parameters that have been used to predict or define perinatal asphyxia include: intrapartum electronic fetal monitoring, fetal or umbilical cord pH measurement, meconium-stained amniotic fluid, Apgar score, hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy (HIE), and major organ disorder.
Rates of uterine rupture and hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy are higher in women who attempt VBAC, but the absolute rates are quite low and similar to the complication rates of most other obstetrical procedures we do.
The Olympic Cool-Cap system provides selective head cooling to prevent or reduce the severity of neurologic injury associated with hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy (HIE) in newborns.
There was one neonatal death (gestational age 39 weeks), five infants with generalized seizures, and no cases of necrotizing enterocolitis or hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy in the study, which was sponsored by the National Institutes of Health.
Hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy (HIE) occurs when the brain fails to receive sufficient oxygen or sufficient blood before the infant is born.
Hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy (HIE) is an important cause of mortality and morbidity in full-term newborns, and neurologic handicaps develop in ~25-28% of these infants (1, 2).
The Cool-Cap is the only FDA-approved device for the treatment of hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy ("HIE") in term newborns.
The absolute risk for hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy was approximately 1 case per 2,000 women attempting VBAC at term (N.
The Cool-Cap system is the only FDA approved device for the treatment of hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy ("HIE") in term newborns, by providing selective head cooling to prevent or reduce the severity of neurologic injury associated with HIE.
CABO SAN LUCAS, MEXICO -- What looks like damage from hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy on neonatal brain imaging actually can be caused by intracranial infection, Robert A.
The Olympic Cool-Cap is used in conjunction with the Company's Olympic CFM 6000 Cerebral Function Monitor, which aids in identifying neurological abnormalities such as hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy ("HIE"), a condition that can result from an interruption of blood flow and oxygen supply during labor and delivery.
The alledged problem: Most pediatricians, neonatologists, and pediatric neurologists don't follow a 2003 monograph produced by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) and the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) that sets criteria for declaring that a newborn has hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy (HIE), which is an essential component of cerebral palsy, said O.