Clin Pediatr (Phila) volume 58, issue 14, P1522-1527 2019 DOI: 10.1177/0009922819877881 View full text
Nimrod Sachs, Eran Rom, Tommy Schonfeld, Rachel Gavish, Itay Berger, Irit Krause

Abstract: We examined the clinical and physiological benefits of heated humidified high-flow nasal cannula (HHHFNC) in treating pediatric bronchiolitis in a general pediatric ward. Children aged 0 to 2 years, hospitalized with moderate to severe bronchiolitis, were connected to HHHFNC. Each child was evaluated at 4- to 10-hour intervals, both on and off the device, using the Wang et al Bronchiolitis Severity score and transcutaneous CO2 monitor. Sixteen children were included in the final analysis. The Bronchiolitis Se…

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