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Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia: Clinical Management

Chapter

Abstract

The management of the infant with BPD is aimed at maintaining adequate gas exchange while at the same time limiting the progression of the lung damage. The challenge is that the supplemental oxygen and mechanical ventilation needed to maintain gas exchange are some of the key factors implicated in the pathogenesis of the lung damage (Chap.  79).

Keywords

Neonatal Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia Clinical Management 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Neonatology, Department of PediatricsUniversity of Miami Miller School of MedicineMiamiUSA

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