World prematurity day

Nov 17, 2017

Approximately 15 million babies are born preterm each year, accounting for about one out of 10 of all newborns worldwide. This date, the 17th of November, was chosen to increase awareness on pre term birth (PTB). We should all be aware that 35% of all neonatal deaths are caused by PTB, which is also the cause of long term complications for surviving newborns. New therapeutic approaches are being used in this field. Register to receive tailored assistance and information.