Repeated Antenatal Glucocorticoid Exposure and the Developing Brain: Commentary on the article by Modi et al. on page 581

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Ever since the landmark discovery by Liggins that maternal glucocorticoid (GC) treatment accelerates lung maturation in fetal sheep (1), a number of studies have demonstrated the beneficial effects of antenatal GC therapy for preterm infants. On the other hand, any potentially harmful effects are of crucial importance for the long-term development of these… (More)
DOI: 10.1203/00006450-200111000-00004

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@article{Dammann2001RepeatedAG, title={Repeated Antenatal Glucocorticoid Exposure and the Developing Brain: Commentary on the article by Modi et al. on page 581}, author={Olaf Dammann and Stephen G. Matthews}, journal={Pediatric Research}, year={2001}, volume={50}, pages={563-564} }