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Canadian Paediatric Society

Newborn medicine






Perinatal brachial plexus palsy

Posted: Feb 1 2006 | Reaffirmed: Feb 1 2016

Committee(s): Fetus and Newborn Committee

Topic(s): newborn medicine


Recommendations for neonatal surfactant therapy

Posted: Feb 22 2005 | Reaffirmed: Jan 30 2017 | Updated: Jan 30 2015

Committee(s): Fetus and Newborn Committee

Topic(s): newborn medicine, fetal and maternal issues




Routine administration of vitamin K to newborns

Posted: Dec 1 1997 | Reaffirmed: Feb 1 2016

Committee(s): Fetus and Newborn Committee

Topic(s): newborn medicine

Disclaimer: The recommendations in this position statement do not indicate an exclusive course of treatment or procedure to be followed. Variations, taking into account individual circumstances, may be appropriate. Internet addresses are current at time of publication.