Use of Surfactant in Non-Ventilated Infants on Level 2

 

Reviewed by Simon Rowley
June
2006
Clinical Guidelines Back Newborn Services Home Page

See also Guideline on Exogenous Surfactant Use

Criteria for Considering Surfactant Use

Unlikely Candidates

The Process

References

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Verder H et al.  Surfactant Therapy and Nasal Continuous Positive Airway Pressure for Newborns with Respiratory Distress Syndrome.  New Engl J Med Oct 20 1994; 331(16).