How does the changing profile of infants who are referred for extracorporeal membrane oxygenation affect their overall respiratory outcome?


OBJECTIVE Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation has been shown to be effective in term neonates with severe but reversible lung disease within the context of randomized, controlled trials. Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation now has been open to a wider population of infants in the United Kingdom, and other treatments have become available. The population… (More)