MRSA and MSSA in preterm infants

A study from the NICHD Neonatal Research Network describes the frequency and impact of infections with MRSA and with methicillin-sensitve staph aureus (MSSA) in VLBW infants. One percent of all infants had a MRSA infection. MRSA infections varied across centers…

The fetal smile

Fetuses smile, even though they have no social reason to. A case series from Japan describes 31 fetuses between 22 to 30 weeks of gestation who were noted to have smiles during four-dimensional ultrasonography. There were 51 smiles noted. The…