Chest physiotherapy for reducing respiratory morbidity in infants requiring ventilatory support.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Chest physiotherapy (CPT) has been used in many neonatal nurseries around the world to improve airway clearance and treat lung collapse; however, the evidence to support its use has been conflicting. Despite the large number of studies there is very little evidence of sufficiently good quality on which to base current practice. OBJECTIVES To… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006445.pub2

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@article{Hough2008ChestPF, title={Chest physiotherapy for reducing respiratory morbidity in infants requiring ventilatory support.}, author={Judith Hough and Vicki J. Flenady and Leanne Marie Johnston and Paul G Woodgate}, journal={The Cochrane database of systematic reviews}, year={2008}, volume={3}, pages={CD006445} }