All publications of “Dafne Cardoso Bourguignon da Silva”

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Red blood cell transfusion practice in a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit

Cibele Mendes, Dafne Cardoso Bourguignon da Silva, Rodrigo Genaro Arduini, Eduardo Juan Troster

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082011AO1884

ABSTRACT Objectives: To describe a population of children that received red blood cell transfusions. Methods: A retrospective observational study carried out at the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit of the Instituto da Criança of Hospital das Clínicas of Faculdade de Medicina of Universidade de São Paulo in 2004, with children that received red blood cell transfusions. Results: Transfusion of red blood cells was performed in 50% of the patients hospitalized. Median age was 18 months, and the primary motive for admission […]

Noninvasive ventilation for acute respiratory failure in children – a systematic review

Carolina Silva Gonzaga, Dafne Cardoso Bourguignon da Silva, Carolina Figueira Rabello Alonso, Carlos Augusto Cardim de Oliveira, Lara de Araújo Torreão, Eduardo Juan Troster

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082011RW1714

ABSTRACT Objective: To assess the role of noninvasive ventilation in the treatment of children with acute respiratory failure. Methods: A systematic review of literature on noninvasive ventilation in MEDLINE, LILACS, EMBASE, and Cochrane databases, besides references in articles. The outcomes evaluated were responses in blood oxygenation and ventilation, and patient survival. Results: A total of 120 studies on noninvasive ventilation were found as of May, 2010. Of these, only 19 were about noninvasive ventilation in children. On the other hand, […]