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Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia: Executive Summary of a Workshop

2 monthes ago   |   By The Journal of Pediatrics

Despite significant advances in perinatal care, bronchopulmonary dysplasia remains one of the most common, complex, and intriguing diseases in perinatal medicine. The pathogenesis of BPD remains to be elucidated fully. Defining this disease continues to be imprecise and varies across institutions, and evidence-based guidelines addressing management are lacking. To address these and other knowledge gaps, the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development held a workshop on BPD in October 2016.
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