Research areas and keywords
The overall aim of the current research plan is to identify novel interventions to prevent neuro-developmental impairment in the newborn. From a clinical perspective, the project targets three groups of infants:
1) infants with extremely preterm birth (<27 gestational weeks);
2) infants who develop severe cerebral intraventricular hemorrhage (IVH) and
3) infants with serious congenital heart defects (CHD) requiring surgery with cardio-pulmonary bypass.
These groups of infants are all sensitively and specifically clinically identified at the initiation of the disease process and have a high risk for cognitive and/or neurological impairment during early childhood. Thus, important pre-requisites for a clinical implementation and subsequent evaluation of novel neuro-protective treatments are fulfilled.
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, Ingmar Rosén
, Blennow, M., Andersson, T., Englund, M., Flink, R., Hallberg, B., Liedholm, L. J., Elisabeth Norman
, Sailer, A. & Thordstein, M., 2018 Oct 1
, In : Acta Paediatrica, International Journal of Paediatrics. 107
, p. 1702-1709 8 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article