chinstraps on ncpap - page 2

by wensday

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Hi we have always used chinstraps to close babies mouths when on cpap. This keeps the flow lower because its not lost out of their mouth when it gapes open. There is now some discussion they are not needed and I wondered if any... Read More


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    We string a few poseys together (the pulse ox covers) and wrap them around the head, but only if the kiddo seems to need it.
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    We make our own with coban. And we only use it if the baby isn't bubbling on bubble CPAP or if the vent is reading that the baby is not getting his or her pressure (we use the PB840 and do CPAP and BiPAP on it some of the time).


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