Visual Development of Human Milk–Fed Preterm Infants Provided With Extra Energy and Nutrients After Hospital Discharge
Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, 04/27/2012
O’Connor DL et al. – Adding a multinutrient fortifier to a portion of the expressed breast milk provided to predominantly HM–fed LBW infants early after discharge improves their early visual development. Whether these subtle differences in visual development apply to other aspects of development or longer term neurodevelopment are worthy of future investigation.