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Physiologic sequelae of prematurity: the nurse practitioner's role. Part I. Respiratory issues.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2687453     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Care of the premature infant after an intensive care experience offers the pediatric nurse practitioner a myriad of challenges, depending on the infant's neonatal course. The focus of this series of articles is an overview of the common pathophysiologic, psychologic, and developmental problems that face the premature infant. This article provides a discussion of the pathophysiology, data collection, treatment modalities, complications, and education necessary to assist parents in coping and dealing with respiratory complications of prematurity.
M I Hagedorn; S L Gardner
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of pediatric health care : official publication of National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates & Practitioners     Volume:  3     ISSN:  0891-5245     ISO Abbreviation:  J Pediatr Health Care     Publication Date:    1989 Nov-Dec
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1990-01-19     Completed Date:  1990-01-19     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8709735     Medline TA:  J Pediatr Health Care     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  288-97     Citation Subset:  N    
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MeSH Terms
Infant, Newborn
Infant, Premature / physiology*
Nurse Practitioners*
Parents / education
Respiratory Tract Diseases / nursing*,  physiopathology,  therapy

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