Question of the Week

Question :
Posted On : 07 Jan 2020
An ill ventilated preterm with diminish perfusion but blood press is normal and heart rate. What is the cause and the treatment?
Expert Answer :
BP and HR changes happen later on, poor perfusion is an early indicator of volume depletion especially in an ill preterm baby - need to consider volume or inotropes, if volume has been given especially on day 2 or day 3.
Answer Discussion :
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