A 1.8-kg, 28-week newborn is transported from the delivery room to the neonatal ICU. The patient was

A 1.8-kg, 28-week newborn is transported from the delivery
room to the neonatal ICU. The patient was apneic and bradycardic at birth and
failed to respond to initial stimulation and resuscitation. He was intubated
with a 3.0 uncuffed endotracheal tube. His heart rate increased to 120 and he
has been manually ventilated with a T-piece resuscitator at a PIP of 25 cm H2O
and PEEP of 5 cm H2O during transport. When the neonate is admitted
to the neonatal ICU, the RT is asked to recommend appropriate ventilator
settings

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