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May 21 2014

Study Reports Outcomes of Tracheostomy in Preterm Infants

preterm infantNeonatologists at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia frequently face the intricate decision of whether to place a tracheostomy in a preterm infant with severe lung disease and when to do it. A lack of relevant literature about this procedure makes it a challenging consideration.

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