Comments for: Duke study: Home visits to newborns by nurses prevent costly care later

Posted Nov. 04, 2013, at 11:21 a.m.
Last modified Nov. 05, 2013, at 10 a.m.

DURHAM, N.C. — Nurses’ visits to newborn babies’ homes pay dividends later, with a reduction in expensive emergency room care, a new Duke University study says. The study in the Nov. 1 issue of the journal Pediatrics examined results from a Durham, N.C., program that provided brief, limited visits by …

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