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  • Pediatrics
  • Several national committees, including the National Institutes of Health, the American Academy of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, and the American Academy of Pediatrics , have recommended that hearing loss in infants be identified, and when possible treated, prior to 6 months of age. (medicinenet.com)
  • Healthy
  • The goal of this program is to identify all hearing-impaired infants at an early age, thereby increasing these children's chance at healthy and more productive lives. (medicinenet.com)
  • show
  • We show that newborn infants develop expectation for the onset of rhythmic cycles (the downbeat), even when it is not marked by stress or other distinguishing spectral features. (pnas.org)
  • group
  • In order to identify this large group of hearing-impaired infants not identified with current testing protocols, it is now recommended that all newborns have a hearing test prior to discharge from the hospital. (medicinenet.com)
  • Asphyxia is frequently accompanied by cholestasis in this group of newborns and without symptoms other than uncomplicated cholestasis. (hindawi.com)
  • medical
  • Typically, nurses or medical assistants are trained extensively on how to operate automated equipment for testing infants. (medicinenet.com)
  • cause
  • Subluxation of the atlas can be the cause of an infant who is irritable, who sleeps for only short periods, also of one who feeds poorly because of irritability in a particular feeding position or because of regurgitation. (dynamicchiropractic.com)
  • In asphyxiated newborn infants, cholestasis often leads to extensive investigations and a cause can rarely be found. (hindawi.com)
  • process
  • In conclusion, the increased concentrations of IL-1 β, IL-6 and TNF-α during the perinatal period might suggest their involvement in an inflammation like process during normal parturition, and reflect also a newborn immune response to the stress of delivery and environmental changes. (hindawi.com)