Latest Bronchopulmonary dysplasia Stories

2011-06-13 15:28:46

Guidelines that reduce the use of mechanical ventilation with premature infants in favor of a gentler form of respiratory support can profoundly affect those children’s outcomes while reducing the cost of care.

2011-04-26 13:34:57

A study performed by University of Kentucky researchers shows promise for the use of azithromycin in treating Ureaplasma-colonized or infected premature infants to prevent bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD).

2011-01-05 07:30:00

CLINTON, N.J., Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ikaria, Inc. today announced that the U.S.

2010-06-02 21:01:34

A national study involving a UT Southwestern Medical Center neonatologist provides new insight into how much oxygen preterm infants should receive as well as the optimal way to deliver it to them.

2009-03-12 14:15:17

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2009-03-12 13:48:23

Estrogen may be a new postnatal therapy to improve lung function and other outcomes in preterm infants, researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have found in an animal study.

2008-07-02 06:00:14

By Narang, Indra Rosenthal, Mark; Cremonesini, David; Silverman, Mike; Bush, Andrew Rationale: There are limited longitudinal data about respiratory morbidity and lung function after preterm birth into adulthood.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.