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Research & Reviews  181 results

Tracheal suction at birth in non-vigorous neonates born through meconium-stained amniot...
The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews; Nangia S, Thukral A et. al.

Jun 17th, 2021 - Neonates born through meconium-stained amniotic fluid (MSAF) are at risk of developing meconium aspiration syndrome (MAS). Neonates who are non-vigorous due to intrapartum asphyxia are at higher risk of developing MAS. Clearance of meconium from t...

Association of Adherence to Surfactant Best Practice Uses With Clinical Outcomes Among ...
JAMA Network Open; Challis P, Nydert P et. al.

May 6th, 2021 - While surfactant therapy for respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) in preterm infants has been evaluated in clinical trials, less is known about how surfactant is used outside such a framework. To evaluate registered use, off-label use, and omission...

Prolonged exposure to meconium in cases of spontaneous premature rupture of membranes a...
The Journal of Maternal-fetal & Neonatal Medicine : the O... Attali E, Lavie M et. al.

Apr 30th, 2021 - To evaluate the impact of prolonged exposure to meconium-stained amniotic fluid (MSAF), in women with term pre-labor spontaneous rupture of membranes (PROM), on pregnancy outcome. A retrospective cohort study of women who gave birth in a single un...

Severe neonatal pulmonary artery hypertension rescued with vasopressin.
BMJ Case Reports; Ranjan A, Sundaram V et. al.

Apr 17th, 2021 - An inborn term neonate weighing 2600 g developed meconium aspiration syndrome at birth. Baby had respiratory failure requiring high-frequency oscillatory ventilation support at 15 hours of life. He additionally developed hypotension with left vent...

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Guidelines  2 results

Committee Opinion No 689: Delivery of a Newborn With Meconium-Stained Amniotic Fluid.
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Feb 23rd, 2017 - In 2006, the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Heart Association published the 2005 guidelines on neonatal resuscitation. Before the 2005 guidelines, management of a newborn with meconium-stained amniotic fluid included suctioning of...

Surfactant replacement therapy for preterm and term neonates with respiratory distress.
Pediatrics Polin RA, Carlo WA et. al.

Jan 1st, 2014 - Respiratory failure secondary to surfactant deficiency is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in preterm infants. Surfactant therapy substantially reduces mortality and respiratory morbidity for this population. Secondary surfactant deficienc...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  13 results

Sonographic Evaluation of Fetal Growth in the Third Trimester of Low-risk Pregnancy: a Randomized Trial

Jan 21st, 2020 - The population to include in this study corresponds to the low-risk pregnant women with surveillance at the Prenatal Consultation or referenced by the Primary Care units to the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology of Hospital de Santa Maria. The ...

Assessment of Maternal and Perinatal Morbidity and Mortality in Vaginal and Cesarean Delivery

Jan 15th, 2019 - Type of Study: a cross-sectional study Study Setting: Ain Shams maternity hospital Study Period: 6 months Study Population: in this prospective study, all women who deliver vaginally and by cesarean section at Ain Shams maternity hospital will be ...

Meconium Aspiration and Tracheal Suctioning—Feasibility Study

Aug 10th, 2018 - This will be a pilot feasibility trial of endotracheal intubation and suctioning versus routine resuscitation for term, non-vigorous newborns born through meconium-stained amniotic fluid to compare the incidence of meconium aspiration syndrome, ex...

Role and Molecular Mechanism of Farnesoid X Receptor(FXR) and RIPK3 in the Formation of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome in Neonates

Nov 25th, 2015 - Divided into 3 Arms ALI :Diagnostic criteria: 1.Acute onset;2.FiO2/ PaO2< 40.0 kPa (300mmHg, ALI); 3.Chest X-ray showed that the double lung texture increased, the increase of crude, fuzzy, visible diffuse patchy infiltration shadow with compens...

Effect Of Intrapartum Oropharyngeal (IP-OP) Suction on Meconium Aspiration Syndrome

Sep 29th, 2015 - Meconium passage in newborn infants is a developmentally programmed event normally occurring within first 24-48 hours of birth. Intra uterine meconium passage in near term or term fetuses has been associated with feto-maternal stress factors and/o...

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News  14 results

Labor Induction at 39 Weeks May Improve Neonatal Outcomes

Dec 22nd, 2020 - Labor induction at 39 weeks instead of 41 weeks may have a positive impact on neonatal outcomes, Aaron B. Caughey, MD, PhD, said at the 2020 virtual meeting of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. For much of the 20th century, ...

Failure to thrive in a 6-day-old neonate • intermittent retractions with inspiratory stridor • Dx?
MDedge Family Medicine;

May 8th, 2019 - Respiratory distress in neonates also is common but tends to occur shortly after birth. 2 Conditions associated with respiratory distress in neonates include transient tachypnea of the newborn, respiratory distress syndrome, pneumothorax, persisten.

Nasal CPAP Best for Neonates With Meconium Aspiration Syndrome

Dec 5th, 2017 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Neonates with meconium aspiration syndrome (MAS) did better when started on low-level nasal continuous positive pressure (NCPAP) early after birth rather than standard hood oxygen in a multicenter randomized controlled ...

Proglycem found to increase pulmonary hypertension risk in infants
Lucas Franki

Aug 5th, 2015 - Infants and newborns who have been treated with Proglycem (diazoxide) for low blood pressure are at risk for pulmonary hypertension, according to a press release from the Food and Drug Administration. As Proglycem is usually given in a hospital se.

Hypertension and pregnancy and preventing the first cesarean delivery

Jun 5th, 2014 - I think, where we’ve gotten into trouble as a specialty, though, is that we’ve had a hard time proving that neonatal outcome, in fact, has improved—despite an almost tripling of the cesarean section rate since, probably, the early 1970s. Although,.

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