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World J Methodol. Nov 20, 2021; 11(6): 278-293
Published online Nov 20, 2021. doi: 10.5662/wjm.v11.i6.278
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Figure 1 Direct effect of nutrients on brain development of the preterm infant and indirect impacts in preventing some neonatal complications, which can affect neurodevelopment in their own right. PN: Parenteral nutrition; LCPUFA: Long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids; IGF-1: Insulin-like growth factor 1; HMOs: Human milk oligosaccharides; CLD: Chronic lung disease; NEC: Necrotising enterocolitis.