Early administration of surfactant in spontaneous breathing with nCPAP through a thin endotracheal catheter--an option in the treatment of RDS in ELBW infants?

J Perinatol. 2009 Mar;29(3):256. doi: 10.1038/jp.2008.245.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Comment
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Administration, Inhalation
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure*
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Infant, Premature
  • Pulmonary Surfactants / administration & dosage*
  • Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic
  • Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Newborn / drug therapy*


  • Pulmonary Surfactants