Tag: bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD)

1. In a retrospective cohort study of almost 50 000 very low birth weight infants (VLBW), overall survival without major morbidity increased significantly between 2008 and 2017. 2. The largest improvements in major morbidity rates were seen for nosocomial infection (NI) and necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC), while the rates of bronchopulmonary...
1. There were no significant differences in rates of bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) and mortality at 36 weeks’ postmenstrual age (PMA) as a composite outcome in ventilator-dependent very preterm infants who received systemic hydrocortisone versus placebo. However, mortality at 36 weeks’ PMA as an individual outcome, was significantly lower in...