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Publication Name World Journal of Methodology
Manuscript ID 16476
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2015-09-16 14:40
ISSN 2222-0682 (online)
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Category Pediatrics
Manuscript Type Editorial
Article Title Metabolic bone disease in the preterm infant: Current state and future directions
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Moghis Ur Rehman and Hassib Narchi
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Corresponding author Hassib Narchi, Professor, Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, PO Box 17666, United Arab Emirates. hassib.narchi@uaeu.ac.ae
Keywords Premature; Osteopenia; Bone metabolism; Calcium; Alkaline phosphatase; Phosphorus; Nutrition
Core Tip Osteopenia of prematurity remains an important challenge in neonatal medicine due to continuing increased survival of preterm infants. The risk is higher with long-term diuretics or corticosteroids. It is important when managing such infants to regularly monitor biochemical markers for evidence of abnormal bone turnover and inadequate mineral intake. Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry is increasingly used in research for assessing bone mass density in neonates. Prevention and early detection of osteopenia are key to the successful management of this condition and oral phosphate supplements should be started as soon as it is feasible.
Publish Date 2015-09-16 14:40
Citation Ur Rehman M, Narchi H. Metabolic bone disease in the preterm infant: Current state and future directions. World J Methodol 2015; 5(3): 115-121
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/2222-0682/full/v5/i3/115.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.5662/wjm.v5.i3.115
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