Surfactant treatment of neonates with respiratory failure and group B streptococcal infection. Members of the Collaborative European Multicenter Study Group.

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OBJECTIVE Connatal pneumonia caused by group B streptococcal (GBS) infection may be associated with surfactant dysfunction. We investigated the effects of surfactant treatment in term and preterm neonates with GBS infection and respiratory failure, in comparison with corresponding data from a control population of noninfected infants treated with surfactant… (More)

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@article{Herting2000SurfactantTO, title={Surfactant treatment of neonates with respiratory failure and group B streptococcal infection. Members of the Collaborative European Multicenter Study Group.}, author={Egbert Herting and Olaf Gefeller and M Land and Loekie van Sonderen and K. Harms and Bradley C Robertson}, journal={Pediatrics}, year={2000}, volume={106 5}, pages={957-64; discussion 1135} }