• High flow nasal cannula for respiratory support in preterm infants.

      Wilkinson, Dominic; Andersen, Chad; O'Donnell, Colm Pf; De Paoli, Antonio G; Discipline of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women's and Children's Hospital, University of Adelaide, 72 King William Road, North Adelaide, SA, Australia, 5006. (The Cochrane database of systematic reviews, 2011)
      High flow nasal cannulae (HFNC) are small, thin, tapered cannulae used to deliver oxygen or blended oxygen and air at flow rates of > 1 L/min. HFNC can be used to provide high concentrations of oxygen and may deliver positive end-expiratory pressure.
    • Preconception low-dose aspirin and pregnancy outcomes: results from the EAGeR randomized trial.

      Mone, F; McAuliffe, F M (Irish Medical Journal, 2015-01)
      Obstetric practice is evolving; the future will see a shift in the focus of care to the pre-conceptual period and early trimester with a move towards interventions which optimize maternal and neonatal outcome. 1 Low dose Aspirin (LDA) is one such intervention. The safety and efficacy of this medicinal product has already been proven 2,3 and subsequently it is now used common in practice for at-risk pregnancies for prevention of pre-eclampsia, fetal growth restriction and complications of anti-phospholipid syndrome.
    • Probiotics in pregnancy and maternal outcomes: a systematic review.

      Lindsay, Karen L; Walsh, Colin A; Brennan, Lorraine; McAuliffe, Fionnuala M (2013-05)
      To systematically review the literature on the use of probiotics in pregnancy and their impact on maternal outcomes.