The ProPre-Save Study: Effects of Probiotics and Prebiotics Alone or Combined on Necrotizing Enterocolitis in Very Low Birth Weight Infants

Dilli D., Aydin B., Fettah N. D. , Ozyazici E., Beken S. , Zenciroglu A., ...More

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.166, no.3, pp.545-552, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 166 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2014.12.004
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.545-552


Objective To test the efficacy of probiotic and prebiotic, alone or combined (synbiotic), on the prevention of necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) in very low birth weight (VLBW) infants.