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Newborn Care

Date Last Search Run: Feb 01, 2022
Table last updated: May 29, 2022
Data last added: May 26, 2022

Recommendation RECOMMENDATION FOR INTERVENTION
STRENGTH OF EVIDENCE FOR INTERVENTION   SUPPORTIVE (Green) NEUTRAL (Yellow) AGAINST (Red) NOT YET GRADED (White)
1 (strong evidence exists)      
2 (fair evidence exists)    
3 (weak evidence exists)    


Interventions

Intubation
Level Direction Primary Outcome Patient/Process Setting Reference

Oxygen
Level Direction Primary Outcome Patient/Process Setting Reference

Oxymetry Monitoring
Level Direction Primary Outcome Patient/Process Setting Reference
III Supportive (Green) Detecting Congenital Heart Disease Patient Other Williams KB, Horst M, Hollinger EA, Freedman J, Demczko MM, Chowdhury D. Newborn Pulse Oximetry for Infants Born Out-of-Hospital. Pediatrics 2021; 148(4). Medline

Trach. Suctioning via ETI
Level Direction Primary Outcome Patient/Process Setting Reference
II Neutral (Yellow) Mortality Process In-Patient Linder N., Aranda J., Tsur M., et al. Need for endotracheal intubation and suction in meconium-stained neonates. J Pediatr 1988; 112:613-5. Medline
II Neutral (Yellow) Oxygen/ventilator support, Meconium Aspiration Syndrome Process In-Patient Yoder B. Meconium-stained amniotic fluid and respiratory complications: Impact of selective tracheal suction. Obstet Gynecol 1994; 83:77-84. Medline
III Supportive (Green) Need for ETI Process ICU Peng T., Gutcher G., Van Dorsten P. A selective aggressive approach to the neonate exposed to meconium-stained amniotic fluid. Am J Obstet Gynecol 1996; 175:296-303. Medline


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