neonatal intensive care unit

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Synonyms for neonatal intensive care unit

an intensive care unit designed with special equipment to care for premature or seriously ill newborn


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Hospital bill accumulates daily as their baby is still in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit of GMC Hospital in Ajman.
Infants born to women in the declined-interview group required admission to the neonatal intensive care unit at a higher rate than all other groups--7% versus 2%.
Chang and colleagues suggested that the source of an outbreak in an intensive care nursery was pet dogs owned by nursing staff who worked in the neonatal intensive care unit (NfCU).
The seven neonatologists that form San Francisco Neonatology Medical Group care for premature and critically ill newborns at California Pacific Medical Center's regional Level III neonatal intensive care unit (NICU).
The Cruz twins made six sets simultaneously in the hospital's neonatal intensive care unit -- a record in the 26-year-old NICU.
In 1995, the neonatal intensive care unit (ICU) at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, underwent substantial expansion.
The CFM 6000 is used in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and other acute care departments to perform continuous, long-term monitoring of a newborn's brain activity.
But at Antelope Valley Hospital, the neonatal intensive care unit has been feeding some of its tiniest patients donated breast milk and monitoring the results.
The Women and Infants Center will feature 39 postpartum beds, a 21-bed neonatal intensive care unit, 22 newborn beds, 19 labor and delivery rooms, nine antepartum beds and 12 triage rooms.
Using Misys Connect[TM], the first data sharing solution on the market to operate using the profiles and framework standards of Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise (IHE), Forrest General Hospital's renowned Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) will link to Hattiesburg Clinic, part of the hospital system's network.
The hospital tower is expected to be completed in 2006 and will house a neonatal intensive care unit, a neurosurgery unit and a cardiology diagnostic department.
Combined historical patient volume for the practice includes more than 8,500 annual neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) patient days at Monmouth Medical Center's Level III NICU.
The hospital will include a new laboratory, neonatal intensive care unit, surgery wing and 128 private patient rooms.
Harte commented on the hospital's use of NeoFax WebApp, "At Children's Mercy, we have a 64-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) with very sophisticated technology.
For three months, the baby fought for life in the hospital's neonatal intensive care unit - fought so hard that nurse Beth Heetland gave up her days off to come in to care for her.
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