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Transmitted Home Oximetry and Duration of Home Oxygen in Premature Infants

Transmitted Home Oximetry publication

 

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CONCLUSIONS:

RHO was effective in reducing the duration of HOT in premature infants. Parent quality of life improved after discontinuation. RHO allows physicians to determine which infants can be weaned and which need prolonged oxygen therapy between monthly visits.

 

SOURCE:

Rhein, Lawrence, et al. “Transmitted Home Oximetry and Duration of Home Oxy-gen in Premature Infants.” American Academy of Pediatrics, American Academy of Pediatrics, 1 Aug. 2020, pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/146/2/e20200079.

The Optimization of Home Oxygen Weaning in Premature Infants Trial: Design, Rationale, Methods, and Lessons Learned

Optimization of Home Oxygen publication

 

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SOURCE:

Procaskey, Alexander, et al. “The Optimization of Home Oxygen Weaning in Premature Infants Trial: Design, Rationale, Methods, and Lessons Learned.” Contemporary Clinical Trials, Elsevier, 11 Aug. 2018, www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1551714418301897.

Utilization Trends of Respiratory Medication in Premature Infants Discharged on Home Oxygen Therapy

Utilization Trends publication

 

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CONCLUSION:

Respiratory prescribing patterns for infants on HOT are highly variable. Utilization of IS was not associated with shorter duration of HOT.

SOURCE:

White, Heather, et al. “Utilization Trends of Respiratory Medication in Premature Infants Discharged on Home Oxygen Therapy.” Wiley Online Library, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, 29 Apr. 2020, onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/ppul.24735.

Does Recorded Oximetry Utilizing a Consensus-Based Algorithm Compare to Polysomnography in Discontinuing Home Oxygen Therapy in Premature Infants? 

 

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SOURCE:

White, Heather, et al. "Does recorded oximetry utilizing a consensusbased algorithm compare to polysomnography in discontinuing home oxygen therapy in premature infants?". Pediatric Pulmonology. Wiley Online Library, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, 5 Nov. 2021,
onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/epdf/10.1002/ppul.25770.