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Chronic Lung Disease (Child)

Chronic Lung Disease (Child) - Treatments

Treatment of chronic lung disease includes:

  • Extra oxygen to aid breathing
  • Medications such as:
    • Bronchodilators, which helps to open the airways
    • Steroids to reduce inflammation
    • Diuretics to reduce excess fluid
  • Fluid restriction
  • Nutrition to help the baby and the lungs grow
  • Immunisation for respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) and influenza

Chronic Lung Disease (Child) - Preparing for surgery

Chronic Lung Disease (Child) - Post-surgery care

Chronic Lung Disease (Child) - Other Information

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