Abbie Roth

Stress Dose Hydrocortisone Effects on Neurodevelopment for Extremely Low Birthweight Infants

First placebo-controlled study on stress dose hydrocortisone and neurodevelopment shows that higher doses of hydrocortisone are not associated with brain injury or neurodevelopmental impairments, but may not be effective in reducing risk for bronchopulmonary dysplasia.
September 18, 2015  |  Written by