Journal of Comprehensive Pediatrics

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Prophylactic Versus Therapeutic Phototherapy in Very Low Birth Weight Infants

Ziba Mosayebi 1 , Mahboubeh Homayounfar 2 , Shahin Nariman 3 , Setareh Sagheb 3 and Amir Hossein Movahedian 4 , *
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1 Department of Neonatology, Children Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Pediatrics, Kashan University of Medical Sciences, Kashan, IR Iran
3 Department of Neonatology, Arash Maternity Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Department of Pediatrics, Bahrami Children Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Journal of Comprehensive Pediatrics: November 01, 2015, 6 (4); e31216
  • Published Online: November 22, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: July 3, 2015
  • Revised: July 24, 2015
  • Accepted: August 1, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/compreped-31216

To Cite: Mosayebi Z, Homayounfar M, Nariman S, Sagheb S, Movahedian A H. Prophylactic Versus Therapeutic Phototherapy in Very Low Birth Weight Infants, J Compr Ped. 2015 ; 6(4):e31216. doi: 10.17795/compreped-31216.

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