Journal article

A respiratory function monitor improves mask ventilation

FE Wood, CJ Morley, JA Dawson, PG Davis

ARCHIVES OF DISEASE IN CHILDHOOD-FETAL AND NEONATAL EDITION | B M J PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2008

Abstract

This study investigated whether the use of a respiratory monitor during simulated neonatal resuscitation reduced leak at the face mask. It showed the leak was more than halved, being reduced from 27% to 11% when 25 participants used the monitor to identify and correct the mask leak.

Grants

Awarded by The Australian National Health and Medical Research Council Program


Funding Acknowledgements

Supported in part by an NHMRC Practitioner Fellowship PGD and The Australian National Health and Medical Research Council Program Grant number 384100.