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International Journal of Pediatrics
Volume 2013, Article ID 251047, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/251047
Clinical Study

Doxapram Use for Apnoea of Prematurity in Neonatal Intensive Care

1Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Leiden University Medical Center, J6-S, Albinusdreef 2, 2333 ZA Leiden, The Netherlands
2Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
3Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Erasmus MC Sophia Children’s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Received 18 April 2013; Revised 6 October 2013; Accepted 10 October 2013

Academic Editor: Namık Yaşar Özbek

Copyright © 2013 S. A. Prins et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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