A Hospital Policy Change Toward Delayed Cord Clamping is Effective in Improving Hemoglobin Levels and Anemia Status of 8-month-old Peruvian Infants

Journal of Tropical Pediatrics, 05/18/2012

A hospital policy change toward delayed cord clamping is effective in improving Hb levels and the anemia status of 8–month–old infants. Prior to scaling–up this intervention, issues related to training, monitoring, safety, additional long–term benefits and specific local conditions should be investigated.

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