Affiliation: Helsinki University Central Hospital
- Economic costs of care in extremely low birthweight infants during the first 2 years of lifeViena Tommiska
Hospital for Children and Adolescents, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
Pediatr Crit Care Med 4:157-63. 2003..To assess the 2-yr costs of extremely low birthweight infants' (ELBWIs; birthweight, < 1000 g) care in relation to birthweight, outcome, and the costs of normal birthweight infants...
- No improvement in outcome of nationwide extremely low birth weight infant populations between 1996-1997 and 1999-2000Viena Tommiska
National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health, Helsinki, Finland
Pediatrics 119:29-36. 2007..Our goal was to investigate whether outcome in extremely low birth weight infants changes over time in Finland...
- Neurocognitive test profiles of extremely low birth weight five-year-old children differ according to neuromotor statusMarit Korkman
Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
Dev Neuropsychol 33:637-55. 2008..More impaired children have more irregular test profiles. Follow-up and neuropsychological assessment of very preterm children with minor neuromotor signs are therefore indicated...
- Neurodevelopmental outcome at 5 years of age of a national cohort of extremely low birth weight infants who were born in 1996-1997Kaija Mikkola
Hospital for Children and Adolescents, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
Pediatrics 116:1391-400. 2005..Few studies have reported long-term follow-up of representative regional cohorts. The objective of this study was to assess the 5-year outcome of a prospectively followed national ELBW infant cohort...