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Steroids May Boost Survival for Very Preemie Babies, University of Alabama at Birmingham Study



12/7/2011 7:21:25 AM

Giving steroids to pregnant women at risk for preterm birth as early as 23 weeks during their pregnancy may boost an infant's overall chance of survival and reduce the baby's risk of serious developmental issues, including brain injury, a new study says.

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