Asthma is a common chronic lung disease of children that causes repeated episodes of wheezing, breathlessness, chest tightness, and nighttime or early morning coughing. These symptoms can often be controlled by avoiding or reducing asthma triggers(allergens and irritants)…

Sleep Disorders

A good night’s sleep is essential for a child’s growth and development. But sometimes, breathing problems, behavioral disorders and other conditions can interrupt normal sleep patterns. In those cases, proper diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders….

Chronic lung disease

CLD results from lung injury to newborns who must use a mechanical ventilator and extra oxygen for breathing. The lungs of newborn (and especially premature) babies are fragile and are easily damaged. With injury, the tissues inside the lungs become…

Nocturnal home ventilation

Spontaneous ventilation can be assisted or replaced by delivering intermittent positive pressure to the airway or applying intermittent negative pressure to the chest wall. The concept of applying ventilatory support non-invasively has always been attractive..