Honoring World Prematurity DayNeonatal Education Solutions
What we do to prepare for preterm births can affect outcomes
Premature infants are at greater risk and require specialized care by a highly skilled team of healthcare professionals. Survival rates for newborns can be improved through training in neonatal resuscitation and by being prepared to respond to these critical events.
1 out of every 10 babies is born preterm.1
15 million babies are born prematurely every year.2
Preterm birth complications are the leading cause of death among children under 5 years of age. 3