Treatment of pulmonary haemorrhage comprises:
- high PEEP on ventilator (redistribute the fluid back into the interstitial space)
- fluid restriction & diuretics
- treatment of associated problems, such as hypotension, coagulopathy & sepsis
Reference: Chapter 27 – Pulmonary disease of the newborn pages 509 – 511, in Rennie & Roberton’s ‘Textbook of Neonatology’ 5th Edition.
Previously published: 23/09/14