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Specific Care Question

In very low birth weight infants, ≤ 1250 gm, does the use of human milk-derived fortifier (HMF) compared to bovine milk fortifier (BMF) support better outcomes for necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC), feeding tolerance, neurodevelopment, bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD), and retinopathy of prematurity (ROP)?


Human Milk; Bovine Milk



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