The Neonatal Reference Page

Neonatal Transport is an abundantly challenging effort.

This page is a quick reference for reviewing and maintaining priorities when faced with transporting the critically ill infant or newborn.

While it is a reference, it is not to be used as medical advise.

Unique Neonatal Differences and Needs

 

 

NRP Flowchart

 

NRP ETT Size and Depth


   
  

Fluid Management


Epinephrine Dosing 


  

STABLE

 

 

Glucose Management

 
Thermoregulation

Monitoring of neonate’s temperature should be done continuously and with use of a thermoregulated environment such as a Kangaroo bed or isolette.

Four Means of Heat Loss

 

STABLE – “A” Airway

STABLE Ventilation


Blood Pressure and Shock

 

Lab



Environment