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Neonatal Resuscitation

  • Sanjay Datta
  • Bhavani Shankar Kodali
  • Scott Segal
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Abstract

Most neonates require only basic supportive care at the time of delivery. Approximately 10% will need brief respiratory support, and 1% will require extensive resuscitative efforts.1 The vast majority will adapt to extrauterine life with only minimal assistance from delivery personnel.

Keywords

Endotracheal Tube Chest Compression Breath Sound Fetal Hemoglobin Placental Abruption 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sanjay Datta
    • 1
    • 2
  • Bhavani Shankar Kodali
    • 1
    • 2
  • Scott Segal
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Brigham & Women’s HospitalBostonUSA
  2. 2.Harvard Medical SchoolBostonUSA

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