Premature Babies Born in Neo-Natal Hospitals Have High Survival Rate

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By Alabama News Network

Premature babies born in high volume neo-natal hospitals have a 30% higher chance of survival.  

British researchers found the figures increase to 50% for very premature babies, born after less than 27 weeks of pregnancy.  

Medical experts say the experience doctors develop at busy neonatal hospitals leads to the higher survival rates.



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