A few years ago, the survival rate for babies born at 23 weeks was 10 percent. Thanks in large part to research efforts aimed at improving and standardizing care of extremely premature infants, more premature babies at Nationwide Children’s are thriving. Today, the survival rate at Nationwide Children’s for babies born at 23 weeks is 63 percent.
Learn about Nationwide Children’s Small Baby Guidelines.
Learn more about our research by visiting the Center for Perinatal Research website.