Chorioamnionitis/funisitis and the development of bronchopulmonary dysplasia
Objective: To examine the association between chorioamnionitis with or without funisitis and bronchopulmonary dysplasia in infants less than 30 completed weeks gestation given the current standards of antenatal steroid and surfactant use. Methods: Infants included in the study were those delivered at less than 30 completed weeks gestation from January 1996 to July 2001, identified from a prospectively managed database. Placental pathology was reviewed for the presence or absence of...[Show more]
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