A randomized trial of home oxygen therapy from the emergency department for acute bronchiolitis.
, Turner CG
, Bothner J
Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center/Children's Hospital, Denver, CO 80218, USA. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Hypoxia is a common reason for hospital admission in infants and children with acute bronchiolitis. No study has evaluated discharge from the emergency department (ED) on home oxygen. This study evaluated the feasibility and safety of ED discharge on home oxygen in the treatment of acute bronchiolitis.
PMID: 16510641 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]