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Published online 2012 April 4. doi: 10.1186/1471-2431-12-43

Table 1

Guidelines for use of biphasic nasal continuous positive airway pressure (BP-NCPAP) and nasal continuous positive airway pressure (NCPAP)

Settings for BP- NCPAPFiO2* (%)< 0.300.30 - 0.50> 0.50

Upper CPAP
(cm H2O)
8910

Lower CPAP
(cm H2O)
567
Settings for NCPAPFiO2 (%)< 0.300.30 - 0.50> 0.50

CPAP
(cm H2O)
567

*FiO2 = Fraction of inspired oxygen