Neonatal Resuscitation

  • Sanjay Datta
  • Bhavani Shankar Kodali
  • Scott Segal


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.


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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