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BPD: Complication of prematurity
BPD: Complication of prematurityDespite improvements in obstetric and neonatal care leading to increased survival of premature infants, little progress has been made in the prevention of bronchopulmonary dysplasia. Pediatricians need to be aware of changing definitions, risk factors, prevention, and long-term health outcomes of this disease in their premature patients.
A quick guide to vent essentialsWhile many ED nurses find ventilator care intimidating, mastering the principles of mechanical ventilation is not as difficult as you may think.