Association between fluid intake and weight loss during the first ten days of life and risk of bronchopulmonary dysplasia in extremely low birth weight infants.

@article{Oh2005AssociationBF,
  title={Association between fluid intake and weight loss during the first ten days of life and risk of bronchopulmonary dysplasia in extremely low birth weight infants.},
  author={William Oh and Brenda B. Poindexter and Rebecca Perritt and James A Lemons and Charles R. Bauer and Richard A. Ehrenkranz and Barbara J. Stoll and Kenneth Poole and Linda L. Wright},
  journal={The Journal of pediatrics},
  year={2005},
  volume={147 6},
  pages={786-90}
}
OBJECTIVE To demonstrate the association between fluid intake and weight loss during the first 10 days of life and the risk of bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) in extremely low birth weight (ELBW) infants. STUDY DESIGN A retrospective analysis of data from a cohort of ELBW infants enrolled in the Neonatal Research; 1,382 infants with birth weight between 401 and 1,000 g were randomized. The daily fluid intake and weight loss during the first 10 days of life were compared between the infants… CONTINUE READING