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Increased use of heated humidified high flow nasal cannula is associated with longer oxygen requirements

Heath Jeffery, Rachel; Broom, Margaret; Shadbolt, Bruce; Todd, David

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Aim There has been an increased use of heated humidified high flow nasal canula (HFNC) in premature babies (PBs) admitted to our neonatal unit. The aim of this study is to identify clinical characteristics in PBs < 29 weeks gestational age (GA) that distinguish between those who did not or did receive HFNC. Methods This study compared prospectively collected data from 2010 to 2012. Comparisons were undertaken between PBs<29 weeks GA who received continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP:...[Show more]

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Date published: 2017
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/218125
Source: Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health
DOI: 10.1111/jpc.13605

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