1248 Neurodevelopmental(nd) and Cardiorespiratory(cr) Followup of Infants with Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension of the Newborn (pphn)

@article{Bernbaum19811248NA,
  title={1248 Neurodevelopmental(nd) and Cardiorespiratory(cr) Followup of Infants with Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension of the Newborn (pphn)},
  author={Judy Bernbaum and Pam Russell Michael Gewitz and William W. Fox and George J Peckham},
  journal={Pediatric Research},
  year={1981},
  volume={15},
  pages={651-651}
}
PPHN is a syndrome associated with high morbidity and mortality. Therapy often aims at maintaining pCO2 <30mmHg and pH > 7.5 until pulmonary hypertension resolves. To assess whether the disease or its therapy adversely affects ND or CR outcome,12 infants were evaluated with long-term followup. All were male with mean (M) birth wt.=3.23kg(range2.4-4.2), M… CONTINUE READING