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Research & Reviews  177 results

Optimal Dose of Surfactant for Preterm Infants With Respiratory Distress Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04984057

Aug 20th, 2021 - To date, the optimal dose of PS is inconsistent, although the recommended dose of PS is given in the 2019 update guideline. PS is not recommended to adult and pediatric ARDS. Systematic review indicates that PS does not reduce the incidences of BP...

Combined Lung Ultrasounds and Transthoracic Electrical Bioimpedance in Preterm Infants With Respiratory Distress.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04359134

Jul 28th, 2021 - Introduction Respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) is among the most common complications of preterm birth, and typically becomes manifested soon after birth. The rapid reuptake of fetal lung fluids plays an important role in transitional events at ...

Meconium Aspiration Syndrome
https://www.merckmanuals.com/professional/pediatrics/respiratory-problems-in-neonates/meconium-aspiration-syndrome

Jul 1st, 2021 - Intrapartum meconium aspiration can cause inflammatory pneumonitis and mechanical bronchial obstruction, causing a syndrome of respiratory distress. Findings include tachypnea, rales and rhonchi, and cyanosis or desaturation. Diagnosis is suspecte...

Tracheal suction at birth in non-vigorous neonates born through meconium-stained amniot...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8207961
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...

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Guidelines  2 results

Committee Opinion No 689: Delivery of a Newborn With Meconium-Stained Amniotic Fluid.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000001950
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.
https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2013-3443
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  9 results

Optimal Dose of Surfactant for Preterm Infants With Respiratory Distress Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04984057

Aug 20th, 2021 - To date, the optimal dose of PS is inconsistent, although the recommended dose of PS is given in the 2019 update guideline. PS is not recommended to adult and pediatric ARDS. Systematic review indicates that PS does not reduce the incidences of BP...

Combined Lung Ultrasounds and Transthoracic Electrical Bioimpedance in Preterm Infants With Respiratory Distress.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04359134

Jul 28th, 2021 - Introduction Respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) is among the most common complications of preterm birth, and typically becomes manifested soon after birth. The rapid reuptake of fetal lung fluids plays an important role in transitional events at ...

Effect of a Parenteral Emulsion With Omega3 on PPHN
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04031508

Mar 23rd, 2021 - Background. Persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn (PPHN), is a syndrome characterized by difficulty to provide normal pulmonary vasodilatation at birth or after birth, which may be related with right ventricular dysfunction, congenital ...

Helium Oxygen Mixture in the Treatment of Meconium Aspiration Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02620891

Jan 7th, 2020 - Helium-oxygen mixture(heliox) was suggested to be beneficial in meconium aspiration syndrome in previous studies,but the evidence was limited.The aim of the study was to assess the effectiveness of synchronize intermittent mandatory ventilation ...

Role of Antibiotics in Preventing Infection in Babies Born Through Meconium Stained Liquor
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01290003

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
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/943101

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?
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/200283/pediatrics/page/0/1?channel=271
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.

Induction at 41 weeks may cut perinatal complications for low-risk pregnancies
https://www.mdedge.com/obgyn/article/194972/obstetrics/induction-41-weeks-may-cut-perinatal-complications-low-risk
Jeff Craven

Feb 22nd, 2019 - Inducing labor at 41 weeks’ gestation for women with low-risk pregnancies was associated with a 1. 4% lower risk of adverse perinatal outcomes, compared with expectant management until 42 weeks, according to results from a randomized, controlled no.

Nasal CPAP Best for Neonates With Meconium Aspiration Syndrome
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/889553

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
https://www.mdedge.com/pulmonary-health-hub/article/101711/cardiology/proglycem-found-increase-pulmonary-hypertension-risk
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.

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Patient Education  2 results see all →