Chronic Lung Disease In Early Infancy (lung Biology In Health And Disease)

Chronic Lung Disease In Early Infancy (lung Biology In Health And Disease)
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This definitive volume presents the clinical and pathological features of bronchopulmonary dysplasia, a disease that accounts for the majority of long-term hospitalizations, slow growth, and recurrent early childhood respiratory ailments that are common in low-birth-weight newborns.

This definitive volume presents the clinical and pathological features of bronchopulmonary dysplasia, a disease that accounts for the majority of long-term hospitalizations, slow growth, and recurrent early childhood respiratory ailments that are common in low-birth-weight newborns. Highlights relevant animal models for studying the process of chronic lung disease through its evolution and during recovery!

Highlights relevant animal models for studying the process of chronic lung disease through its evolution and during recovery! Written by nearly 75 leading international authorities on lung disease during early childhood development who describe the clinical, radiographic, and pathological changes that have occurred in the 30 years since bronchopulmonary dysplasia was first discovered, Chronic Lung Disease in Early Infancy

Written by nearly 75 leading international authorities on lung disease during early childhood development who describe the clinical, radiographic, and pathological changes that have occurred in the 30 years since bronchopulmonary dysplasia was first discovered, Chronic Lung Disease in Early Infancyfocuses on the development of technology, notably changes in the application of assisted ventilation

focuses on the development of technology, notably changes in the application of assisted ventilationtraces the evolution and impact of new therapies, including prenatal glucocorticoids and postnatal surfactants

traces the evolution and impact of new therapies, including prenatal glucocorticoids and postnatal surfactantssuggests effective therapeutic and preventive strategies

suggests effective therapeutic and preventive strategiesexplains how the lungs develop structurally and functionally

explains how the lungs develop structurally and functionallyexplores how lung development is altered by injury and the repair process

explores how lung development is altered by injury and the repair processcritically examines research in the field of pediatric lung pathology

critically examines research in the field of pediatric lung pathologyreviews what is known and emphasizes what needs to be learned about bronchopulmonary dysplasia

reviews what is known and emphasizes what needs to be learned about bronchopulmonary dysplasiaprovides direction for future research into chronic lung disease

provides direction for future research into chronic lung diseaseand more!

and more!

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