Suctioning the Newborn with a Bulb Syringe

While many newly born babies are able to clear their airways without difficulty, some benefit from assistance through gentle suctioning.

This procedure most commonly employs a soft bulb syringe.

This video demonstrates the use of a bulb syringe to clear the airway of mucous and other fluids following delivery.


Last Modified Jun 12, 2016 @ 2:04 pm

Last Modified Jun 12, 2016 @ 2:04 pm

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