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Can we reduce episodes of haemoglobin desaturation in full-term babies restrained in car seats?

Authors
  • Tonkin, Shirley L
  • McIntosh, Christine G
  • Nixon, Gillian M
  • Rowley, Simon
  • Gunn, Alistair J
Type
Published Article
Journal
Acta paediatrica (Oslo, Norway : 1992)
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2008
Volume
97
Issue
1
Pages
105–111
Identifiers
PMID: 18052992
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

A car seat insert that allows the newborn's head to lie in a neutral position during sleep may reduce the frequency of mild episodes of reduced SpO2 in some full-term newborn babies.

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