Use of mask continuous positive airway pressure in a preterm infant presenting with bilateral cleft lip and palate
This report highlights innovative ways of overcoming difficulties in delivering effective continuous positive airway pressure in an extremely preterm baby with bilateral cleft lip and cleft palate.(Accepted September 29 2006)
Key Words: Cleft Lip; Cleft Palate; CPAP Ventilation; Infant, Premature.
c1 Address for correspondence: Mr Robin M McMahon, Advanced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Neonatal Unit, New Cross Hospital, Wolverhampton WV10 0QP, UK. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org