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A review of tools for risk assessment of necrotizing enteroco

JIANG Yan, FAN Qiao-ling, CAI Cheng, QIU Jia-yu, LI Yan, ZHANG Kai   

  1. Department of Neonatology, Shanghai Children's Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200040, China
  • Received:2021-07-09 Published:2021-09-23
  • Contact: FAN Qiao-ling, E-mail: fanql@shchildren.com.cn.
  • Supported by:
    Shanghai Jiao Tong University Science Foundation Project (Jyhz2125).

Abstract: The risk assessment tools for neonatal necrotizing enterocolitis were reviewed, and the clinical applicability, and content and methods of using the assessment tools were described. The deficiencies of the tools were analyzed, so as to provide reference for healthcare worker in early identification of high-risk neonates, judgment of disease progression and timing of surgery.

Key words: necrotizing enterocolitis(NEC), risk assessment tool, neonatal, early warning

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