Plasma concentrations of the stable endothelin-1 precursor, C-terminal portion of the endothelin-1 precursor, determined prospectively in 293 newborn infants (gestational age, 24-41 weeks) at birth and on day 3 of life were unrelated to gestational age at birth, but strongly associated with respiratory distress when measured on day 3 of life.
The Journal of pediatrics
Division of Neonatology, University Children's Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland.
J Pediatr. 2012 Mar;160(3):517-9
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