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Contraindications for Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) in a Neonate

Specialty:

Critical Care
Emergency Medicine

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Description:

While extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) can be used to manage neonates with cardiac or respiratory failure, it should only be used in carefully selected patients. It should not be used in the presence of one or more contraindications.

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