Premedication for Non-Emergency Endotracheal Intubation in the Neonate
MedSun: Newsletter #49, June 2010

PubMed Abstract

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.

Additional Information:

PubMed Abstract. Premedication for Non-Emergency Endotracheal Intubation in the Neonate. March 2010.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20176672


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