Feeding preterm infants with formula rather than donor breast milk is associated with faster rates of short-term growth, but increased risk of developing necrotising enterocolitis

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Commentary on: Quigley M, Embleton ND, McGuire W. Formula versus donor breast milk for feeding preterm or low birth weight infants. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2018;6:CD002971.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)18
Number of pages1
JournalEvidence-Based Nursing
Volume22
Issue number1
Early online date12 Oct 2018
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2019

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Necrotizing Enterocolitis
Infant Formula
Low Birth Weight Infant
Human Milk
Breast Feeding
Premature Infants
Tissue Donors
Databases
Growth

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