Vasopressin for refractory hypotension in extremely low birth weight infants.

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Journal Article

Intravenous vasopressin at 0.01 to 0.04 units/kg/h increased median mean blood pressure from 26 mm Hg (range 18-44) to 41 mm Hg (range 17-90) by 12 hours of infusion (P=.002) and allowed weaning of catecholamines in a group of extremely low birth weight infants with refractory hypotension.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Bidegain, M; Greenberg, R; Simmons, C; Dang, C; Cotten, CM; Smith, PB

Published Date

  • September 2010

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 157 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 502 - 504

PubMed ID

  • 20727442

Pubmed Central ID

  • 20727442

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1097-6833

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jpeds.2010.04.038

Language

  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States