Association Between Video Laryngoscopy and Adverse Tracheal Intubation-Associated Events in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

J Pediatr. 2018 Oct;201:281-284.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2018.05.046. Epub 2018 Jul 3.


The effect of video laryngoscopy on adverse events during neonatal tracheal intubation is unknown. In this single site retrospective cohort study, video laryngoscopy was independently associated with decreased risk for adverse events during neonatal intubation.

Keywords: neonatal intubation.

Publication types

  • Multicenter Study
  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Female
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Intensive Care Units, Neonatal / statistics & numerical data*
  • Intubation, Intratracheal / adverse effects*
  • Laryngoscopy / methods*
  • Male
  • Retrospective Studies
  • Video Recording*