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Respiratory Distress Syndrome in Newborns

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by Rosenblum L

(Hyaline Membrane Disease; RDS)

 

RESOURCES

American Academy of Pediatrics
http://www.healthychildren.org

KidsHealth
http://www.kidshealth.org

 

CANADIAN RESOURCES

About Kids Health
http://www.aboutkidshealth.ca

Health Canada
http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca

 

References


American Lung Association website. Available at: http://www.lung.org/assets/documents/publications/solddc-chapters/rds.pdf. Accessed July 16, 2012.


Hermansen C, Lorah K. Respiratory Distress in the Newborn. Am Fam Physician. 2007 Oct 1;76(7):987-994.


Respiratory distress syndrome. The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy website. Available at:
http://www.merckmanuals.com/home/childrens%5Fhealth%5Fissues/problems%5Fin%5Fnewborns/respiratory%5Fdistress%5Fsyndrome.html. Accessed July 18, 2012.


RM Kleigman, RE Behrman, et al. Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics. 18th Edition. Eds. Saunders Publishers, Philadelphia PA, 2007.


The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy. Simon and Schuster, Inc.; 1999.

 

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