9%, or approximately 1 in 15, of all late preterm deliveries," they noted, adding that the "adjusted risk of oxygen use, transient tachypnea of the newborn, mechanical ventilation, respiratory distress syndrome, pneumonia or newborn sepsis, and admission to the NICU all were significantly decreased for neonates with soft or elective precursors delivered at 37, 38, 39, and 40 weeks of gestation compared with late preterm.
What does TTN stand for?
TTN stands for Transient Tachypnea of the Newborn
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- Technology Transfer Node
- Técnico do Tesouro Nacional (Brazil)
- Telecom Trading Network (NAATD)
- Tellwise Nutshell
- The Temple News (Temple University newspaper)
- Threshold Task Number
- Tokyo Telecommunications Network
- Total Traffic Network
- Transnational Terrorist Network (military/government term)
- Transportation Tracking Number (USTRANSCOM)
- Trenton, NJ, USA - Mercer County (Airport Code)
- Technical Textile and Nonwoven Association (Australia)
- Toyo Tire North America
- Transthoracic Needle Aspiration (medical procedure)
- Trade Team New Brunswick (Canada)
- Transient Tachypnea of the Newborn
- Transthoracic Needle Biopsy
- Technology Transfer Network Bulletin Board System
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In the neonatal period, pulmonary oedema is often mistaken for primary pulmonary pathology such as surfactant deficiency syndrome (hyaline membrane disease), transient tachypnea of the newborn or infection on chest radiographs.
Specific to the respiratory system they cover such topics as apnea of prematurity, asthma basics, asthma and teens, BPD, cystic fibrosis, cystic fibrosis and nutrition, managing asthma, meconium aspiration, persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn (PPHN), and transient tachypnea of the newborn (TTN).