Revat Meshram

Department of Paediatrics, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sawangi, Wardha, Maharashtra, India


  • Research   
    A Study of Short-Term Outcomes in Neonates Referred to the Tertiary Care Hospital in Central India
    Author(s): R Abhilasha Singh Panwar*, Sachin Damke, Keerti Swarnkar, Amar Taksande, Revat Meshram, Sham Lohiya and Bhavana Lakhkar

    Background: The neonatal mortality rate reflects the utilization of the health services and the quality of the health services in a country. In developing countries like India neonatal mortality rate is one of the highest in the world. India has a high NMR of 28/1000 live births. Mortality in babies referred to a tertiary care unit has a fair contribution toward the NMR. This study aims to find the factors affecting mortality in neonates referred to a tertiary care neonatal ICU. Material & Methods: In this prospective observational study all neonates referred to our hospital over a period of 2 years from July 2018- June 2020 were enrolled after informed voluntary consent. Detailed history and transport characteristics were noted in a Performa. The clinical course and treatment with short term outcomes i.e. death or discharge was noted Results: Out of 300 neonates 51% were transpor.. Read More»

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