11. Complications With Lung Development and Progressive Airway Injury

  1. Janice Mighten RGN, RSCN, MSc, BMed Sci(Hons)
  1. Jayesh Bhatt1,
  2. Chhavi Goel2 and
  3. Sarah Spencer3

Published Online: 5 APR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118702680.ch11

Children's Respiratory Nursing

Children's Respiratory Nursing

How to Cite

Bhatt, J., Goel, C. and Spencer, S. (2012) Complications With Lung Development and Progressive Airway Injury, in Children's Respiratory Nursing (ed J. Mighten), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd,., West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118702680.ch11

Author Information

  1. 1

    Consultant Respiratory Paediatrician

  2. 2

    Consultant Paediatrician

  3. 3

    Specialist Practitioner in Children's Community Nursing, Nottingham Children's Hospital

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 APR 2013
  2. Published Print: 11 SEP 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405197755

Online ISBN: 9781118702680



  • Aetiology and pathogenesis;
  • Bronchiectasis and corticosteroids;
  • Chronic lung disease of prematurity (CLD);
  • Congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation (CCAM);
  • Congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH);
  • Congenital lobar emphysema (CLE);
  • High-resolution computed tomography (HRCT);
  • Interstitial lung disease(s) (ILDs);
  • Lung development and Pathophysiology;
  • Neonatal chronic lung disease (NCLD)


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Chronic Lung Disease of Prematurity

  • Interstitial Lung Disease

  • Bronchiectasis

  • Congenital Abnormalities (Anomalies)

  • Nursing Management of Neonatal Chronic Lung Disease and Home Oxygen

  • Conclusion

  • References