Pharmacoeconomic analysis of surfactant used in a tertiary care teaching hospital of pakistan: beractant vs poractant
- At: 2010 FIP Congress in Lisbon (Portugal)
- Type: Poster
- By: HAMMAD, Muhammad (Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan)
- Co-author(s): Raza, Syed Shamim (Aga Khan University Hospital, KARACHI, Pakistan)
Khan, Shah (Aga Khan University Hospital, KARACHI, Pakistan)
Sheikh, Abdul Latif (Aga Khan University Hospital, KARACHI, Pakistan)
Background: Respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) is a significant cause of morbidity and mortality in pre-term infants. Exogenous Surfactant therapy has become a standard of care in RDS and it has significantly contributed to improve the outcomes. Various surfactant formulations are available in the market. These formulations differ in the origin,.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.