Miscellaneous. The Egyptian Consensus on the Management of Neonatal Respiratory Distress Syndrome 2017

NEONATAL CARE NETWORK 2017 (NCN

Recommendations

1. Surfactant can be used for RDS complicated by congenital pneumonia (C1).

2. Surfactant therapy can be used to improve oxygenation following pulmonary hemorrhage (C1).

3. The use of iNO in preterm babies should be limited to those in clinical trials or those with severe hypoxemia secondary to documented pulmonary hypertension (D2).

  • Quality of evidence

   – High quality A

   – Moderate quality B

   – Low quality C

   – Very low quality D

MODIFIED FROM:

European Consensus Guidelines on the Management of Respiratory Distress Syndrome – 2016 Update

Sponsored by: abbvie EGYPT

Sharing professors:

  • Prof Abdel Rahman El Mashad (Tanta univ)
  • Prof Afaf Korraa (Azhar univ)
  • Prof El Sayed Khalaf (Port fouad hosp, ministry of health)
  • Prof Iman Eskander (Cairo univ)
  • Prof Hesham Abdel Hady (Mansoura univ)
  • Prof Hesham Ghazal (Alexandria univ)
  • Prof Magda Badawy (Cairo univ)
  • Prof Madiha Abdalla (Minia univ)
  • Prof Magdy Kamel (Minia univ)
  • Prof M Abdel Aaal El Bagy (Sohag univ)
  • Prof Morad El Alfy (Al Galaa military center)
  • Prof Nahed Fahmy (Cairo univ)
  • Prof Nayera Ismaeil (Ain Shams univ)
  • Prof Raguia Atwa (Ain Shams univ)
  • Prof Safaa Shafeek (Ain Shams univ)
  • Prof Sozan Gad (Suez canal univ)
  • Prof Osama Hussein (Port said neonatology society)
  • Prof Osama Kasem (Al Galaa military center)
  • Prof Yehia Mahmoud Basha (Damanhour teaching hosp)
  • Prof Zahraa Ezz El Deen (Cairo univ)