Frequency of endotracheal suctioning for the prevention of respiratory morbidity in ventilated newborns.

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Abstract

Endotracheal suctioning consists of the mechanical aspiration of pulmonary secretions from the endotracheal tube (ETT) to prevent obstruction. The optimal frequency of ETT suctioning has not been defined.

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  • Pediatrics
Original languageEnglish
Article numberCD011493
JournalCochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2016
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes