Supraglottic airway devices during neonatal resuscitation: An historical perspective, systematic review and meta-analysis of available clinical trials
Georg M Schmoelzer, Manish Agarwal, C Omar F Kamlin, Peter G Davis
RESUSCITATION | ELSEVIER IRELAND LTD | Published : 2013
INTRODUCTION: Various supraglottic airway devices are routinely used to maintain airway patency in children and adults. However, oropharyngeal airways or laryngeal masks (LM) are not routinely used during neonatal resuscitation. METHODS: The aim of this article was to review the available literature about the use of supraglottic airway devices during neonatal resuscitation. We reviewed books, resuscitation manuals and articles from 1830 to the present using the search terms "Infant", "Newborn", "Delivery Room", "Resuscitation", "Airway management", "Positive Pressure Respiration", "Oropharyngeal Airway" and "Laryngeal Mask". RESULTS: No study was identified using oropharyngeal airways during..View full abstract
Awarded by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council
GMS is a supported by a Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship, Canadian Institute of Health Research and an Alberta Innovate - Health Solution Clinical Fellowship. PGD is supported by an Australian National Health and Medical Research Council Practitioner and Principal Research Fellowship, respectively. PGD holds an Australian National Health and Medical Research Council Program Grant No. 384100.