Lung surfactants.

  • Mandana Ghodrat
  • Published 2006 in
    American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP…


PURPOSE The pharmacology, clinical efficacy, and cost considerations of exogenous lung surfactants are reviewed. SUMMARY Exogenous pulmonary surfactants, along with advancements in ventilatory care, have significantly reduced the incidence of respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) and its related complications in infants. The following exogenous surfactants… (More)