Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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Is Prophylactic Parenteral Paracetamol Effective to Diminish Incidence of PDA in Preterm Neonates? A Randomized Trial

Mohammad-Mehdi Bagheri 1 , Bahareh Bahman-Bijari 1 , Mohammad-Hosein Torabi-Nejad 1 , Pedram Niknafs 1 , Hamid Mousavi 1 , Fatemeh Sabzevari 1 , Zeinab Kheradmand-Sarokolai 1 and Farhad Azizzadeh 1 , *
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1 Department of Pediatrics, Afzalipour Medical Center, Kerman, Iran
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  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: August 2018, 28 (4); e11735
  • Published Online: June 2, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: April 13, 2017
  • Revised: December 30, 2017
  • Accepted: January 24, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.11735

To Cite: Bagheri M, Bahman-Bijari B, Torabi-Nejad M, Niknafs P, Mousavi H, et al. Is Prophylactic Parenteral Paracetamol Effective to Diminish Incidence of PDA in Preterm Neonates? A Randomized Trial, Iran J Pediatr. 2018 ; 28(4):e11735. doi: 10.5812/ijp.11735.

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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
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