Intervention Review

Iodine supplementation for the prevention of mortality and adverse neurodevelopmental outcomes in preterm infants

  1. Mohammed DH Ibrahim1,*,
  2. John KH Sinn2,
  3. William McGuire3

Editorial Group: Cochrane Neonatal Group

Published Online: 19 APR 2006

Assessed as up-to-date: 13 FEB 2006

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005253.pub2

How to Cite

Ibrahim MDH, Sinn JKH, McGuire W. Iodine supplementation for the prevention of mortality and adverse neurodevelopmental outcomes in preterm infants. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2006, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD005253. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005253.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Victoria Hospital, Department of Paediatrics, Kirkcaldy, Fife, UK

  2. 2

    Royal North Shore Hospital, Neonatal Unit, St. Leonards, New South Wales, Australia

  3. 3

    Australian National University Medical School, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Canberra, ACT 2606, Australia

*Mohammed DH Ibrahim, Department of Paediatrics, Victoria Hospital, Hayfield Road, Kirkcaldy, Fife, KY2 5AH, UK.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 19 APR 2006


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