How best to administer surfactant to VLBW infants?

@article{Kribs2011HowBT,
  title={How best to administer surfactant to VLBW infants?},
  author={Angela Kribs},
  journal={Archives of disease in childhood. Fetal and neonatal edition},
  year={2011},
  volume={96 4},
  pages={
          F238-40
        }
}
  • Angela Kribs
  • Published in
    Archives of disease in…
    2011
  • Medicine
  • Since the introduction of surfactant into the treatment of respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) in preterm infants, the immense importance of this substance has become clear. Nothing has led to a greater increase in survival and a greater decrease in long-term sequelae in preterm infants.1 Some reviews of the body of literature on this subject have demonstrated that early or prophylactic administration of surfactant is more beneficial than late (rescue) therapy.2 3 Therefore, a policy of… CONTINUE READING

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