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How should a baby with oi be delivered?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
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In brief: High risk/variable

Of the several forms of oi the primary plan should be surgical delivery at a facility capable of treating or stabilizing for transport a child with respiratory insufficiency.
The more severe forms often have respiratory distress at birth & may have poor lung capacity. Lesser forms do well in the newborn period but require personnel that understand their special need for monitoring & handeling.

In brief: High risk/variable

Of the several forms of oi the primary plan should be surgical delivery at a facility capable of treating or stabilizing for transport a child with respiratory insufficiency.
The more severe forms often have respiratory distress at birth & may have poor lung capacity. Lesser forms do well in the newborn period but require personnel that understand their special need for monitoring & handeling.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Bryan Levey
Pediatrics

In brief: By C-section...

To avoid injury.

In brief: By C-section...

To avoid injury.
Dr. Bryan Levey
Dr. Bryan Levey
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