Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia | CHOP Research Institute

Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia

Published on
Aug 5, 2022
This week’s In the News highlights PolicyLab’s second annual Impact Report, an FDA approval based on CHOP research, and a link between daycare and chronic lung disease effects in premature infants.
Transforming how rare lung diseases are diagnosed and treated in children by expanding the use of genetic and pathologic testing, enabling the clinical team to provide a more accurate diagnosis and a personalized, specific care plan for each child.

Dr. McGrath-Morrow is associate chief of the Division of Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine and leader of the Post-preemie Lung Disease Clinic at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Her research seeks to link early life events with adult lung health and biomarker discovery for future trials.

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Advancing evidence-based treatments for infants with chronic lung disease, with a focus on translational research to establish a therapeutic approach called liquid ventilation.

This study will test whether supplemental oxygen therapy, a common post-discharge treatment for BPD, improves outcomes.

Published on
Mar 5, 2021
This week’s In the News features tetralogy of Fallot, CPR, stroke after SARS-CoV-2 infection, and a link between oxygen therapy and influenza.

Dr. DeMauro has special expertise in rigorous assessment of early childhood outcomes of high-risk neonates. Her research focuses on improving outcomes of children with bronchopulmonary dysplasia and school-age assessment of functional outcomes in preterm-born children.

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Erik Jensen, MD, MSCE, is an attending neonatologist in the Division of Neonatology at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

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Dr. Sengupta is a neonatologist and physician scientist with a long-standing interest in lung health. She studies the mechanisms of circadian regulation of lung inflammation, injury, and repair; and the effect of early life exposures on development and function of pulmonary circadian networks in adulthood.

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Published on
Apr 5, 2019
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