[Interpretation of 2023 American Heart Association and American Academy of Pediatrics focused update on neonatal resuscitation guidelines]

Zhongguo Dang Dai Er Ke Za Zhi. 2024 Jan 15;26(1):25-30. doi: 10.7499/j.issn.1008-8830.2311107.
[Article in Chinese]


In November 2023, the American Heart Association and the American Academy of Pediatrics jointly released key updates to the neonatal resuscitation guidelines based on new clinical evidence. This update serves as an important supplement to the "Neonatal resuscitation: 2020 American Heart Association guidelines for cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care". The aim of this paper is to outline the key updates and provide guidance on umbilical cord management and the selection of positive pressure ventilation equipment and its additional interfaces in neonatal resuscitation.


Keywords: American Academy of Pediatrics; American Heart Association; Neonate; Positive pressure ventilation; Resuscitation; Umbilical cord clamping.

Publication types

  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • American Heart Association
  • Child
  • Dietary Supplements
  • Emergency Medical Services*
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Intermittent Positive-Pressure Ventilation
  • Resuscitation*
  • United States