Kavita Bhola

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BACKGROUND Delivery room resuscitation of hypoxic newborn infants with pure or 100% oxygen causes oxidative toxicity and increases mortality. Current international resuscitation guidelines therefore recommend that oxygen be used judiciously. However, this requires staff education and special equipment that may not be available in non-tertiary maternity(More)
AIM Despite there being evidence that pulse oximetry screening is better than clinical examination alone in early detection of CHD, implementation has been slow. The aim of this paper was to evaluate the practice after its implementation into routine care at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in 2008. METHODS A single pulse oximetry measurement was incorporated(More)
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