The value of radiology in the idiopathic respiratory distress syndrome: a radiological and pathological correlation study.

@article{Tudor1976TheVO,
  title={The value of radiology in the idiopathic respiratory distress syndrome: a radiological and pathological correlation study.},
  author={J M Tudor and Linda Q. Young and Jonathan S. Wigglesworth and Robert E. Steiner},
  journal={Clinical radiology},
  year={1976},
  volume={27 1},
  pages={65-75}
}
The authors have reviewed the chest radiographs of 337 newborn babies who were referred for examination with respiratory distress. They have devised a system of grading of severity of hyaline membrane disease according to the degree of radiological changes and have been able to give a prognosis for each grade. The various complications of hyaline membrane disease have been reviewed. One hundred and sixteen autopsies were carried out and the radiological and pathological findings were correlated… CONTINUE READING