Neonatology pp 161-164 | Cite as

Neonatal Transport Services

  • Rocco Agostino
  • Roberto Aufieri


Neonatal transfer is necessary when a newborn baby needs care that cannot be provided in the referral centre. Since it represents an additional risk factor for a critically ill neonate [1, 2], it should be performed, when possible, by a well-organized neonatal transport service.


Variable Cost Neonatal Resuscitation Perinatal Care Fixed Wing Aircraft Transport Team 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rocco Agostino
    • 1
  • Roberto Aufieri
  1. 1.Department for Maternal and Child HealthS. Giovanni Calibita Hospital FatebenefratelliRomeItaly

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