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Neonatal Resuscitation “When Baby Does Not Cry”

  • Shruti Sudhir Jadhav
  • Sushma Malik
  • Reena Jatin Wani
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Abstract

The successful transition from fetal to neonatal life is the most complex physiological process, yet in majority (90 %) of the births, babies go through this transition without difficulty. However, certain maternal, placental, mechanical, and fetal factors can jeopardize this smooth transition and signal the need for intervention. A prompt and skilled resuscitation may prevent deaths and avert lifelong adverse sequelae in such babies that had difficulty in breathing or have a weak cry.

Keywords

Therapeutic Hypothermia Chest Compression Neonatal Resuscitation Alveolar Fluid Clearance Tracheal Suction 
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© Springer India 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  • Shruti Sudhir Jadhav
    • 1
  • Sushma Malik
    • 1
  • Reena Jatin Wani
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Neonatology Division, Department of PediatricsT.N. Medical College & BYL Nair HospitalMumbaiIndia
  2. 2.Department of Obstetrics & GynaecologyHBT Medical College & Dr R N Cooper Municipal HospitalMumbaiIndia
  3. 3.T.N. Medical College & BYL Nair HospitalMumbaiIndia

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