Bubble continuous positive airway pressure for children with severe pneumonia and hypoxaemia in Bangladesh: an open, randomised controlled trial
Mohammod J Chisti, Mohammed A Salam, Jonathan H Smith, Tahmeed Ahmed, Mark AC Pietroni, KM Shahunja, Abu SMSB Shahid, Abu SG Faruque, Hasan Ashraf, Pradip K Bardhan, undefined Sharifuzzaman, Stephen M Graham, Trevor Duke
The Lancet | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2015
Awarded by Centre for International Child Health, through a Knowledge Hubs for Health grant from Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID)
International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, and Centre for International Child Health, University of Melbourne.This research was partly funded by the Centre for International Child Health, through a Knowledge Hubs for Health grant from Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID; grant number Gr 00837). MJC received a PhD scholarship from University of Melbourne to complete this study. We thank Colin Robertson for support as a member of MJC's PhD Advisory Panel and staff at the Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics Unit, Murdoch Children's Research Institute for statistical advice. We thank the physicians, clinical fellows, nurses, and members of nutrition team for their contribution during patient enrolment and data collection. We thank the parents of children involved in this study for their generous participation. We thank the governments of Australia, Bangladesh, Canada, Sweden, and the UK for providing core or unrestricted support to the International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh.