Multicenter study of surfactant (beractant) use in the treatment of term infants with severe respiratory failure. Survanta in Term Infants Study Group.

@article{Lotze1998MulticenterSO,
  title={Multicenter study of surfactant (beractant) use in the treatment of term infants with severe respiratory failure. Survanta in Term Infants Study Group.},
  author={Andrea Lotze and Brian R. Mitchell and Dorothy I Bulas and Elizabeth M Zola and Robert A. Shalwitz and John Harry Gunkel},
  journal={The Journal of pediatrics},
  year={1998},
  volume={132 1},
  pages={40-7}
}
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine whether surfactant (beractant) administration to term newborns in respiratory failure and at risk for requiring extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) treatment would significantly reduce the incidence of severe complications through 28 days of age and the need for ECMO. STUDY DESIGN A multicenter… CONTINUE READING