Drugs during delivery room resuscitation--what, when and why?


Although seldom needed, the short list of medications used for delivery room resuscitation of the newborn includes epinephrine and volume expanders. Naloxone, sodium bicarbonate and the use of other vasopressors are no longer considered helpful during acute resuscitation and are more often administered in the post-resuscitative period under special… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.siny.2013.08.001



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