Pulmonary growth tends to be isometric. Lung function grows until 20 years old then there's a stabilization before it decreases. Girls seem to have a benefit that they lost at teenage years. Neonatal lung function appears to be a predictive factor for development of pulmonary diseases whatever syptoms status.
|Translated title of the contribution||Bronchopulmonary growth and respiratory function|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Revue des Maladies Respiratoires Actualites|
|Publication status||Published - Nov 2011|
- Browth asthma
- Lung function