What is the recommended starting range for % of Oxygen supplementation for those born <35 weeks gestational age?
List FIVE recommendations to optimize thermoregulation for infants <32 weeks gestational age.
For which neonates is delayed cord clamping recommended?
(Answers are in the blog post below.)
Canadian Updates to the Neonatal Resuscitation Program
In 2017 the Canadian Pediatric Society put together a summary of changes relating to the delivery of NRP, in a Canadian context. Here are some key concepts.
5 HOT Tips for THERMOREGULATION
Maintain room temp. at 23°C
Preheat the radiant warmer
Use a hat
Thermal mattress (under radiant warmer)
Use a polyethylene wrap
To read more about the Update for Canadian NRP providers visit the Canadian Pediatric Society article here.