Lung Expansion at Birth

J Pediatr. 1982 Dec;101(6):879-86. doi: 10.1016/s0022-3476(82)80003-6.

MeSH terms

  • Crying / physiology
  • Delivery, Obstetric
  • Epinephrine / metabolism
  • Female
  • Fetus / physiology
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn*
  • Lung / metabolism
  • Lung / physiology*
  • Muscle Tonus
  • Pregnancy
  • Pressure
  • Pulmonary Surfactants / physiology
  • Residual Volume
  • Respiration

Substances

  • Pulmonary Surfactants
  • Epinephrine