Neonates with bw?1kg and rds requiring surfactant therapy may not be candidates for tpn use
- At: 2010 FIP Congress in Lisbon (Portugal)
- Type: Poster
- By: LEE, Zon-Min (Chang Gung Memorial Hospital-Kaohsiung branch, Kaohsiung, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Wang, Lily (Chang Gung Memorial Hospital-Kaohsiung branch, KAOHSIUNG, China Taiwan)
Chiu, Chun-Chi (Department of Pharmacy, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, KAOHSIUNG, China Taiwan)
Background: Parenteral nutrition (PN) is essential for some critical neonates, especially those with extremely low birth weight (ELBW). However, there were few published literature described the correlation between ELBW neonates and RDS requiring surfactant therapy and use of PN. Methods: In total 377 neonates admitted to our neonatal intensive.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.