THE GOLDEN FIRST MINUTES

  • Delivery room handling: State of the art
  • Devices used for neonatal stabilization
  • Oxygen for preterm infant resuscitation

NUTRITION, NEC AND GROWTH

  • Preterm nutrition in 2018
  • The key for successful feeding of the premature baby
  • Monitoring of postnatal growth
  • NEC: What is new in biomarkers?

OPTIMAL RESPIRATORY CARE

  • Non-invasive ventilation: State of the art
  • How to deal with CPAP-failure?
  • Lung protective ventilation
  • Minimally invasive surfactant administration

NEONATAL SEPSIS

  • Nosocomial sepsis: The Damocles sword continues to swing
  • Antibiotics for the newborn baby: Friends or foes?
  • Transient adrenocortical insufficiency of prematurity

BRONCHOPULMONARY DYSPLASIA

  • Caffeine from delivery room to discharge and beyond
  • Postnatal steroids for BPD?
  • Why do former preterm infants wheeze?

BRAIN INJURY, ROP AND OUTCOME

  • Novel therapies for hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy
  • Prevention and treatment of severe ROP
  • Intermittent hypoxic episodes
  • Outcomes into adulthood for most immature infants

PREVENTIVE STRATEGIES

  • Cardio-metabolic health of preterm infants
  • A neuroprotection bundle for preterm infants
  • Antenatal corticosteroids – current controversies