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Patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) is recognised more often with increasing survival of preterm babies. The pharmacological closure of ductus by indomethacin has changed the management of PDA. Twenty neonates admitted over a period of 21 months to Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) of M.S. Ramaiah Medical College hospital, Bangalore, who were diagnosed to have(More)
OBJECTIVES To analyse the indications, clinical profile, complications and outcome of the babies requiring mechanical ventilation. DESIGN Retrospective study. SETTING NICU of a teaching hospital. SUBJECTS One hundred and twenty one neonates requiring assisted ventilation during three years. RESULTS Of 121 babies 59(48.76%) survived. Hyaline membrane(More)
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