Tag Archive: neonatology

May 23 2017

Do the Effects of Neonatal Caffeine Therapy Persist in Middle School?

Caffeine therapy can help premature babies breathe stronger and sooner on their own. When a group of caffeine-treated premature babies reached middle school, the therapy appeared to reduce their risk of motor impairment – building on earlier follow-ups that show the treatment’s safety, efficacy, and developmental benefits for the babies at one-and-a-half years old.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/snapshot-science-effects-neonatal-caffeine-therapy-persist-middle-school/

Jan 13 2017

CHOP Research In the News: Plastic Bronchitis, NICU Outcomes, Teen Drivers

The year is off to a great start, with plenty of research news to report. This biweekly installment of In the News describes a new study in the emerging field of lymphatics, shares an editorial on advancements in neonatology, and highlights research to keep teen drivers safe.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/chop-research-news-plastic-bronchitis-nicu-outcomes-teen-drivers/

Oct 22 2013

Dr. Phyllis Dennery Elected to Institute of Medicine

Phyllis A. Dennery, MD, FAAP, an internationally prominent neonatologist and researcher at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, has been elected to the prestigious Institute of Medicine (IOM).

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/dr-dennery-elected-institute-medicine/