Premedication for nonemergency endotracheal intubation in the neonate.

Academic Article


  • Endotracheal intubation is a common procedure in newborn care. The purpose of this clinical report is to review currently available evidence on use of premedication for intubation, identify gaps in knowledge, and provide guidance for making decisions about the use of premedication.
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    Published In

  • Pediatrics  Journal
  • Keywords

  • Analgesics, Humans, Hypnotics and Sedatives, Infant, Newborn, Intubation, Intratracheal, Muscle Relaxants, Central, Premedication
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    Author List

  • Kumar P; Denson SE; Mancuso TJ; Committee on Fetus and Newborn, Section on Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  • Start Page

  • 608
  • End Page

  • 615
  • Volume

  • 125
  • Issue

  • 3