Lower oxygen targets up death and disability in pre-term infants

Reduced oxygen-saturation targets in preterm infants results in significantly higher rates of death and disability at age two years, a combined analysis of UK and Australian trials finds. The Australian Benefits of Oxygen Saturation Targeting (BOOST) II trials enrolled over 2,000 infants born before 28 weeks gestation and randomly assigned them to either lower (85% – 89%) ...

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