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Dopamine versus dobutamine in very low birthweight infants: endocrine effects
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    Inotropes and cyanotic skin rash: worrisome side effects of dopamine.

    Editor, We read with great interest the article published by Filippi et al. (1) regarding the usefulness of dopamine in the treatment of hypotension in preterm, very low birth weight (VLBW) infants. Recently Dempsey and Barrington (2) reported how there are marked variations between neonatologists in interventions and treatments for neonatal hypotension. In medical literature is well reported how dopamine should be cons...

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