Growth Impairment in Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia (bpd)


Impairment of growth in BPD is well described but the amount by which growth is disturbed and the stage at which impairment occurs is unclear. We have compared lower leg growth, measured by knemometry, and weight gain, in 16 babies who needed home oxygen, 22 babies who needed oxygen for more than 28 days but were discharged in air and 24 babies who needed… (More)
DOI: 10.1203/00006450-199402000-00109


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