Jillian Connors
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Intensive care medicineMultidisciplinary approachBronchopulmonary dysplasiaMEDLINEHuman development (humanity)Primary care physicianChild healthDischarge planningTransfer of careCritical illnessAfter dischargeRespiratory supportSeverity gradingNeonatologyMedicine
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#1Jillian Connors (Boston Children's Hospital)
#1Jillian Connors (Boston Children's Hospital)
Last. Deborah Campbell (Boston Children's Hospital)H-Index: 3
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At the time of discharge from the NICU, many infants have ongoing complex medical issues that will require coordinated, multispecialty follow-up. Discharge planning and transfer of care for infants with medical complexity require a multidisciplinary team effort that begins early during the NICU hospitalization. It is critical that the primary care physician is involved in this process because he or she will serve as the chief communicator and coordinator of care after discharge. Although some in...
#1Jillian Connors (Albert Einstein College of Medicine)
#2Kathleen Gibbs (UPenn: University of Pennsylvania)H-Index: 6
Purpose of Review We aim to present the challenges in defining bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) and summarize optimized management of established BPD in a multidisciplinary fashion.