|Outcomes||Intervention||Control||RBI (95% CI)||NNT (CI)|
|*Abbreviations defined in glossary; RBI, RRR, NNT, and CI calculated from data in article.|
|Surfactant given in delivery room||55%||18%||200% (176 to 228)||3 (3 to 3)|
|RRR (CI)||NNT (CI)|
|First dose of surfactant >2 h after birth||9%||25%||62% (57 to 67)||7 (6 to 8)|
|Mortality before hospital discharge||17.8%||18.2%||2% (−9 to 12)||Not significant|
|Pneumothorax||6.6%||7.4%||11% (−7 to 26)||Not significant|
- Quality improvement
A collaborative quality improvement intervention was effective for promoting use of surfactant therapy in preterm infants
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