Nasal respiratory support through the nares: its time has come

  title={Nasal respiratory support through the nares: its time has come},
  author={Rangasamy Ramanathan},
  journal={Journal of Perinatology},
Respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) is the most common respiratory morbidity in preterm infants. Surfactant therapy and invasive mechanical ventilation through the endotracheal tube (ETT) have been the cornerstones in RDS management. Despite improvements in the provision of mechanical ventilation, bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD), a multifactorial disease in which invasive mechanical ventilation is a known contributory factor, remains an important cause of morbidity among preterm infants… CONTINUE READING
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