The presentation provides up to date information on resuscitation of the preterm infant at the limits of viability. The course provides information on surfactant use and respiratory support for preterm infants.
Course created on February 4, 2021
- After this course, participants will be able to explain current golden hour guidelines for decision making and treatment of the preterm infant.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify respiratory care interventions for the preterm infant in the NICU.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe current evident based oxygenation and ventilation strategies when managing the preterm infant in the NICU.
|5-15 Minutes||Golden hour guidelines, treatment decision|
|15-30 Minutes||Respiratory care for the preterm infant|
|30-40 Minutes||Noninvasive & Mechanical ventilation options|
|40-55 Minutes||Current evidenced-based oxygenation and ventilation strategy management in the preterm infant|
Dr. Sherry Courtney received her MD from the University of Kansas School of Medicine. She did her residency and neonatal fellowship at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City. She has a Masters of Science in Clinical Research and Statistical Analysis from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. She has published widely in the areas of neonatal respiratory care, especially high-frequency ventilation and non-invasive ventilation. Currently, she is Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Director of Clinical Research for Neonatology at the University and at Arkansas Children’s Hospital in Little Rock.
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This non-traditional program has been approved for a maximum of 1 contact hour(s) Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credit by the American Association for Respiratory Care, 9425 N. MacArthur Blvd. Suite 100 Irving TX 75063. Course # 184952000
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