After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1. Create a broad differential diagnosis (DDx) for respiratory distress in newborns.
2. Recognize elements in the History, Physical Exam and Diagnostic Workup that narrow the DDx for respiratory distress in newborns.
3. Recognize etiologies of newborn respiratory distress originating from diaphragm abnormalities.
4. Recognize long term sequelae of certain newborn respiratory disorders.


Robert Rothstein, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
UMMS - Baystate

Amy Blake, MD
UMMS - Baystate



Faculty Disclosure

The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education ( CE ) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options.  Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity.    

None of the members of the faculty and planning committee for this educational event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by or used on patients.


Session date: 
07/14/2020 - 8:00am to 9:00am EDT
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 1.00 APA American Psychological Association
    Baystate Health is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Baystate Health maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
  • 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours

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