Resuscitation of the newborn

  • D. Trevisanuto
  • N. Doglioni
  • F. Mario
Conference paper


It is estimated that 3–5% of newborn infants (about 4–7 million infants worldwide annually) require resuscitation at birth, making this one of the most commonly performed medical interventions [1].


Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Positive Pressure Ventilation Delivery Room Neonatal Resuscitation Meconium Aspiration Syndrome 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Trevisanuto
    • 1
  • N. Doglioni
    • 1
  • F. Mario
    • 1
  1. 1.Paediatric Department, School of MedicineUniversity of PaduaPaduaItaly

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