TableĀ 2

Preference for CPAP or HHFNC, data are displayed as n (%)*

CPAPHHFNCp Value
Which is better18 (11%)109 (64%)<0.001
Better access to the infant1 (1%)145 (86%)<0.001
Easier to set up13 (8%)138 (82%)<0.001
Better access for skin to skin care0 (0%)162 (96%)<0.001
Quicker to achieve full bottle feeding0 (0%)166 (98%)<0.001
Quicker to achieve full breast feeding0 (0%)168 (99%)<0.001
Less nasal trauma0 (0%)162 (96%)<0.001
More comfortable for the infant1 (1%)165 (98%)<0.001
Parental preference0 (0%)162 (96%)<0.001
  • *Not all practitioners responded to every question.

  • CPAP, continuous positive airway pressure; HHFNC, humidified high flow nasal cannula.