A randomized trial of home oxygen therapy from the emergency department for acute bronchiolitis.

@article{Bajaj2006ART,
  title={A randomized trial of home oxygen therapy from the emergency department for acute bronchiolitis.},
  author={Lalit Bajaj and Carol G Turner and Joan P Bothner},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2006},
  volume={117 3},
  pages={633-40}
}
OBJECTIVE Hypoxia is a common reason for hospital admission in infants and children with acute bronchiolitis. No study has evaluated discharge from the emergency department (ED) on home oxygen. This study evaluated the feasibility and safety of ED discharge on home oxygen in the treatment of acute bronchiolitis. METHODS This was a prospective, randomized trial of infants and children with acute bronchiolitis and hypoxia (room-air saturations of < or =87%) aged 2 to 24 months presenting to an… CONTINUE READING
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