Tag Archive: premature infant

Sep 02 2014

Study Compares Lung Opening Strategies for Preterm Infants

When an infant is born, we usually think of the strenuous effort labor entails for the mother, but it also requires a fair amount of work on the baby’s part.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/study-compares-lung-opening-strategies-preterm-infants/

May 29 2014

Severe Retinopathy of Prematurity Associated With Functional Disability

A study led by a CHOP neonatology expert showed that infants with severe retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) diagnosed and treated under modern protocols remain at risk of nonvisual disabilities, even if blindness can be averted in most children.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/severe-retinopathy-prematurity-associated-functional-disability/