Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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Short Term Outcome of Neonates Born With Abnormal Umbilical Cord Arterial Blood Gases

Mousa Ahmadpour-Kacho 1 , * , Yadollah Zahedpasha 1 , Mohsen Hagshenas 1 , Zahra Akbarian Rad 1 , Bahram Sadat Nasseri 1 and Ali Bijani 1
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1 Non-Communicable Pediatric Diseases Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Babol University of Medical Sciences, Babol, IR Iran
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  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: June 28, 2015, 25 (3)
  • Published Online: June 27, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: December 16, 2014
  • Revised: April 9, 2015
  • Accepted: April 21, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.25(3)2015.174

To Cite: Ahmadpour-Kacho M, Zahedpasha Y, Hagshenas M, Akbarian Rad Z, Sadat Nasseri B, et al. Short Term Outcome of Neonates Born With Abnormal Umbilical Cord Arterial Blood Gases, Iran J Pediatr. 2015 ; 25(3):-. doi: 10.5812/ijp.25(3)2015.174.

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1. Backgrounds
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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