Pulmonary Hypertension and Vascular Abnormalities in Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia.

@article{Mourani2015PulmonaryHA,
  title={Pulmonary Hypertension and Vascular Abnormalities in Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia.},
  author={Peter M. Mourani and Steven H Abman},
  journal={Clinics in perinatology},
  year={2015},
  volume={42 4},
  pages={839-55}
}
Despite advances in the care of preterm infants, these infants remain at risk bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD), which results in prolonged need for supplemental oxygen, recurrent respiratory exacerbations, and exercise intolerance. Recent investigations have highlighted the important contribution of the developing pulmonary circulation to lung development, showing that these infants are also at risk for pulmonary vascular disease (PVD), including pulmonary hypertension (PH) and pulmonary… CONTINUE READING