Clinical report - Premedication for nonemergency endotracheal intubation in the neonate

Praveen Kumar, Susan E. Denson, Thomas J. Mancuso, Lu Ann Papile, Ann R. Stark, David H. Adamkin, Jill E. Baley, Vinod K. Bhutani, Waldemar A. Carlo, Richard A. Polin, Rosemarie C. Tan, Kristi L. Watterberg, Daniel G. Batton, Edward Bell, William E. Engle, Gilbert I. Martin, Wanda D. Barfield, Ann L. Jefferies, Sarah Kilpatrick, Tonse N K RajuCarol Wallman, Kasper S. Wang, Keith Barrington, Jim Couto, Constance S. Houck, Joseph P. Cravero, Corrie T M Anderson, Carolyn F. Bannister, Kenneth R. Goldschneider, Jeffrey Koh, David M. Polaner, Randall M. Clark, Jeffrey L. Galinkin, Lynne Maxwell, Linda Lipinsky

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Endotracheal intubation is a common procedure in newborn care. The purpose of this clinical report is to review currently available evidence on use of premedication for intubation, identify gaps in knowledge, and provide guidance for making decisions about the use of premedication.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)608-615
Number of pages8
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2010
Externally publishedYes



  • Endotracheal intubation
  • Neonate
  • Premedication

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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Kumar, P., Denson, S. E., Mancuso, T. J., Papile, L. A., Stark, A. R., Adamkin, D. H., ... Lipinsky, L. (2010). Clinical report - Premedication for nonemergency endotracheal intubation in the neonate. Pediatrics, 125(3), 608-615.