RSV Guidelines

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Patients who Qualify for Synagis

Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia/Chronic Lung Disease

Specific Criteria:

Received medical treatment for BPD/CLDP within 6 months of start of RSV season, including:

  • Supplemental Oxygen
  • Bronchodilator
  • Diuretic
  • Corticosteroid therapy

Birthday Criteria:

Born after October 31, 2014

Congenital Heart Disease

Specific Criteria:

Disease that is hemodynamically significant as defined by (any 1 of these):

  • Receiving medication to control congestive heart failure
  • Moderate to several pulmonary hypertension
  • Has cyanotic heart disease

Birthday Criteria:

Born after October 31, 2014

Premature

≤28 weeks, 6 days GA if born after October 31, 2015

29 weeks, 0 days to 31 weeks, 6 days GA if born after April 30, 2016

32 weeks, 0 days to 34 weeks, 6 days GA if born after July 31, 2016 and either one of:

  • Attends daycare
  • Lives in the same household as another child <5 years of age