NCPAP


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AcronymDefinition
NCPAPNasal Continuous Positive Airway Pressure
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Use of NCPAP in premature infants has gained favor.
As in other studies of NCPAP (10,13) each baby is managed individually and if clinical condition warrants, implementation of CV is executed.
The NCPAP group demonstrated significantly improved growth and development.
The percentage of items successfully achieved on the BINS was greater in the NCPAP group at all follow up visits and was statistically significant at the 9-12 month visit (NCPAP = .
TABLE ONE: RATES OF UTILIZATION AND EVIDENCE SUPPORTING THE USE OF FOUR NEONATAL RESPTRATORY TECHNOLODIES * INTERVENTION STRENGTH OF SELF ESTIMATED EVIDENCE REPORTED GENERAL UTILIZATION UTILIZATION EARLY HFOV CONTRADICTORY 74% < 6% FOR RDS IN NEONATES HFOV FOR POSITIVE BUT 82% > 84% ARDS IN TERM LIMITED INFANTS AND CHILDREN NCPAP FOR STRONG 95% > 84% NEONATAL WEANINO NCPAP TO NONE 95% < 16% AVOID NEONATAL INTUBATION * ADAPTED FROM INTENSIVE CARE MED 2008 JAN;34(1);174-8).