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Outcomes for a Neonate with Acidemia and a 5-Minute Apgar Score >= 7

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Pedatrics

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Sabol and Caughey evaluated outcomes for neonates. Measuring pH and base excess in the umbilical cord can help to identify a neonate who is likely to have problems despite a 5-minute Apgar score >= 7. The authors are from Oregon Health and Science University in Portland.

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