Article Abstract

Establishing the entity of neonatal acute respiratory distress syndrome

Authors: Judith Ju-Ming Wong, Bin Huey Quek, Jan Hau Lee

Abstract

Contemporary definitions for acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) including the Berlin definition in adults and the Pediatric Acute Lung Injury Consensus Conference (PALICC) definition in children exclude perinatal lung diseases and newborns in general (1,2).