Neonatal Heated High Flow Nasal Cannula: Just Say No or Go with the Flow?

Rob DiBlasi RRT-NPS, FAARC

An increasing number of institutions are using heated high flow nasal cannula as a primary form of noninvasive respiratory support for infants. This presentation will explore the available data to improve our understanding of how HFNC works and how it can safely and effectively be used to reduce WOB improve gas exchange and reduce the need for invasive mechanical ventilation.

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This presentation has been approved for 1 contact hour of nursing continuing education by gRN NICU Consulting, Inc - CA BRN CEP #15417.

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