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Review to look at the care of new born babies that need extra support

A review of the care of new born babies that need additional support is being carried out to look at how infants with deteriorating health are cared for by hospitals and by community services.

Neonatal services are provided for new born babies who need extra care, for example, because they are born prematurely or need treatment in hospital after birth.

This thematic review of about 20 services in England will look at how well staff in fetal medicine, obstetrics, neonatal and community services work together to care for new born babies with declining health problems; particularly those with hypertension (high blood pressure) and tracheostomies. More...