Outcomes

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Fig. 1 Direct laryngoscopic view of laryngomalacia. Note the curled appearance of the epiglottis and the medial prolapse of the arytenoids. The laryngoscope blade’s position in the vallecula has elevated…

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Hypertension in Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia

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Fig. 1 High mortality associated with late pulmonary hypertension (PH) in BPD. As illustrated in this schematic, mortality is higher in the severe PH group than BPD infants with lower…

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Outcomes in Children Born Prematurely

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and Susan Redline2 (1) Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital, Cleveland, OH, USA (2) Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Beth Israel Deaconess…

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Term Sequelae of Prematurity: The Adolescent and Young Adult

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  Clinical traits Treatment Expected benefits of treatment Pulmonary Fixed airflow obstruction Variable airflow obstruction Airway inflammation Alveolar hypoplasia Focal parenchymal defects Reduced exercise performance Pulmonary hypertension Sleep-disordered breathing Abnormal…

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and Functional Changes in the Preterm Lung

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Fig. 1 Pathogenesis of BPD Part III: Long-Term Respiratory Outcomes of BPD Survivors There is clear evidence that infants surviving with BPD have prolonged respiratory symptoms and persistent abnormalities in…

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to Promote Primary Prevention of Post Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Respiratory Morbidity in the Premature Infant

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Fig. 1 Prenatal nicotine exposure increases α7 nAChR expression in fetal monkey lung (134 days gestation). Immunohistochemical localization of nicotinic receptor subtypes in 134- day fetal monkey lung. a and…

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Modalities: Pulmonary Function Testing and Imaging

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Method Results compared to full-term normal controls Infants Dynamic and passive expiratory respiratory mechanics Increased resistance Decreased compliance [15, 18, 19] Tidal breathing measurements Tpef/Te decreased [20, 21]  Lower Tpef/Te…

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and Inflammation: Catalysts of Pulmonary Morbidity in Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia

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© Springer International Publishing AG 2017Anna Maria Hibbs and Marianne S. Muhlebach (eds.)Respiratory Outcomes in Preterm InfantsRespiratory Medicine10.1007/978-3-319-48835-6_13 Infection and Inflammation: Catalysts of Pulmonary Morbidity in Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia Phillip S. Wozniak1, 2, Mohannad Moallem1 and Pablo J. Sánchez1, 3,…

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