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 





Glucose Management


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