A Review of Oxygen Use During Chest Compressions in Newborns—A Meta-Analysis of Animal Data

Background: International consensus statements for resuscitation of newborn infants recommend provision of 100% oxygen once chest compressions are required. However, 100% oxygen exacerbates reperfusion injury and reduces cerebral perfusion in newborn babies.Objective: We aimed to establish whether r...

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Main Authors: Catalina Garcia-Hidalgo, Po-Yin Cheung, Anne Lee Solevåg, Maximo Vento, Megan O'Reilly, Ola Saugstad, Georg M. Schmölzer
Format: Article
Published: Frontiers Media S.A. 2018-12-01
Series:Frontiers in Pediatrics
Online Access:https://www.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fped.2018.00400/full