Systematic use of the RAM nasal cannula in the Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital Neonatal Intensive Care Unit: a quality improvement project.

@article{Nzegwu2015SystematicUO,
  title={Systematic use of the RAM nasal cannula in the Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital Neonatal Intensive Care Unit: a quality improvement project.},
  author={Nneka I Nzegwu and Tim Mack and Roseann DellaVentura and Louise Dunphy and Nancy Koval and Orly L Levit and Vineet Bhandari},
  journal={The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians},
  year={2015},
  volume={28 6},
  pages={718-21}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the clinical efficacy of the RAM nasal cannula (NC) with different modes of non-invasive ventilation (NIV) in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). METHODS A single center prospective, observational study of infants placed on RAM NC. A small trial (Study 1) was completed in 16 infants on NIV via the RAM NC over a 48-h period to… CONTINUE READING