Journal of Comprehensive Pediatrics

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Brain Natriuretic Peptide: A Predictor for Severity Respiratory Distress Syndrome in Newborns

Iraj Shahramian 1 , Noor Mohammad Noori 2 , * , Elham Sharafi 3 , Abbas Ali Ramezani 4 and Mehran Hesaraki 5
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1 Department of Pediatrics, Children and Adolescents Health Research Center, School of Medicine, Zabol Medical University, Zabol, IR Iran
2 Department of Pediatrics, Children and Adolescents Health Research Center, Zahedan Medical University, Zahedan, IR Iran
3 Department of Ophtalmology, Zahedan Medical University, Zahedan, IR Iran
4 Department of Health, Zabol Medical University, School of Health, Zabol, IR Iran
5 Department of Pediatrics, Zabol Medical University, School of Medicine, Zabol, IR Iran
Article information
  • Journal of Comprehensive Pediatrics: November 10, 2013, 4 (4); 189-93
  • Published Online: November 1, 2013
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: March 19, 2013
  • Revised: June 29, 2013
  • Accepted: August 28, 2013
  • DOI: 10.17795/compreped-11262

To Cite: Shahramian I, Noori N M, Sharafi E, Ramezani A A, Hesaraki M. Brain Natriuretic Peptide: A Predictor for Severity Respiratory Distress Syndrome in Newborns, J Compr Ped. 2013 ; 4(4):189-93. doi: 10.17795/compreped-11262.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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