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Home treatment is often needed for a baby who has been diagnosed
chronic lung disease. Before you take your newborn
home from the hospital, you need to be able to:
It will also be important for you to keep track of:
After you are at home, try to establish a regular, predictable
routine of caring for your baby. Some suggestions to avoid problems linked
with chronic lung disease include the following:
April 27, 2011
Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine & Jennifer Merchant, MD - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
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