A comprehensive approach to the prevention of bronchopulmonary dysplasia

@article{Kugelman2011ACA,
  title={A comprehensive approach to the prevention of bronchopulmonary dysplasia},
  author={Amir Kugelman and Manuel Durand},
  journal={Pediatric Pulmonology},
  year={2011},
  volume={46}
}
The current bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) is seen in infants born extremely premature, with less severe respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) and who received prenatal steroids—“new BPD”. The pathophysiology of BPD is based on an impairment of lung maturation with prenatal and postnatal multi‐hit insults and genetic susceptibility. This multifactorial pathophysiology of BPD suggests that no single “magic bullet” will prevent it. Thus, to avoid BPD we need to implement a complex and… 
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