All publications of “Renata Suman Mascaretti”

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A multicenter, randomized, double-blind trial of a new porcine surfactant in premature infants with respiratory distress syndrome

Celso Moura Rebello, Alexander Roberto Precioso, Renata Suman Mascaretti

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082014AO3095

ObjectiveTo compare the efficacy and safety of a new porcine-derived pulmonary surfactant developed by Instituto Butantan with those of animal-derived surfactants commercially available in Brazil, regarding neonatal mortality and the major complications of prematurity in preterm newborns with birth weight up to 1500g and diagnosed with respiratory distress syndrome.MethodsNeonates diagnosed with respiratory distress syndrome were randomized to receive either Butantan surfactant (Butantan group) or one of the following surfactants: Survanta® or Curosurf®. Newborns receiving Survanta® or Curosurf® comprised the control […]