Sleeping position, oxygenation and lung function in prematurely born infants studied post term

T Saiki, H Rao, F Landolfo, Adam P R Smith, S Hannam, G F Rafferty, A Greenough

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Abstract

To determine the effect of sleeping position on the lung function of prematurely born infants when post term, whether any effect was similar to that before discharge from the neonatal unit, and if it differed according to bronchopulmonary (BPD) status.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)F133-7
JournalArchives of Disease in Childhood: Fetal and Neonatal Edition
Volume94
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2009

Keywords

  • Oximetry
  • Respiratory Function Tests
  • Functional Residual Capacity
  • Supine Position
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Infant, Premature
  • Oxygen
  • Sudden Infant Death
  • Prone Position
  • Prospective Studies
  • Lung
  • Sleep
  • Female
  • Male

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