Pulmonary Hypertension in Preterm Infants With Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia

  title={Pulmonary Hypertension in Preterm Infants With Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia},
  author={Hyo Soon An and Eun Jung Bae and Gi Beom Kim and Bo Sang Kwon and Jae Suk Beak and Ee Kyung Kim and Han Suk Kim and Jung-Hwan Choi and Chung Il Noh and Yong Soo Yun},
  booktitle={Korean circulation journal},
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES With the increasing survival of preterm infants, pulmonary hypertension (PH) related to bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) has become an important complication. The aim of this study was to investigate the characteristics and outcome of PH in preterm infants with BPD and to identify the risk factors for PH. SUBJECTS AND METHODS We reviewed the records of 116 preterm infants with BPD cared for at a single tertiary center between 2004 and 2008. RESULTS Twenty-nine (25… CONTINUE READING
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