Social disparities negatively impact neonatal follow-up clinic attendance of premature infants discharged from the neonatal intensive care unit.

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Summary of "Social disparities negatively impact neonatal follow-up clinic attendance of premature infants discharged from the neonatal intensive care unit."

Neonatal neurodevelopmental follow-up clinic provides continued surveillance and assessment of high-risk premature infants. We hypothesized that attrition is associated with race and social factors.


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Name: Journal of perinatology : official journal of the California Perinatal Association
ISSN: 1476-5543


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