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Developmental care of newborns and infants : a guide for health professionals / edited by Carole Kenner, Jacqueline M. McGrath.

Other author/creatorKenner, Carole, editor.
Other author/creatorMcGrath, Jacqueline M., editor.
Other author/creatorNational Association of Neonatal Nurses, issuing body.
Format Book and Print
EditionThird edition.
Publication Info Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer, [2023]
Descriptionxvii, 378 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Uniform titleDevelopmental care of newborns & infants.
Contents The science -- The infant and family-centered developmental care standards for babies in intensive care and their families -- Theoretical perspective for developmentally supportive care -- Quality indicators for developmental care: a trauma informed conceptual model as an exemplar for change -- The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit environment -- Single-family room design in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit -- Infant mental health: strategies for optimal social-emotional care of infants and families in the NICU -- Partnerships in care: mothers, fathers, and health professionals -- Critical periods of development -- Factors influencing development -- Motor and musculoskeletal development of neonates: a dynamic continuum -- The NICU sensory environment -- Infant sleep and arousal -- Collaborative therapeutic positioning: multisystem and behavioral implications -- Oral feeding and the high-risk infant -- Skin-to-skin contact optimizes outcomes for infants and families -- Sensory interventions for the high-risk infant -- Pain assessment and nonpharmacologic management -- Palliative care -- Beyond the NICU: measurable outcomes of developmental care -- Interdisciplinary competency validation -- Developmental care: where do we go from here?
Abstract "Offers evidence-based guidelines for interdisciplinary, developmentally supportive caregiving for infants and their families, beginning with prenatal planning and continuing through the delivery room and neonatal intensive care unit experiences, the transition to home, and the time following discharge. Provides a foundation for best practices and services as a cornerstone for NICU health professionals' education and clinical practice"-- Provided by publisher.
General note"National Association of Neonatal Nurses."
General notePreceded by Developmental care of newborns & infants : a guide for health professionals / [edited by] Carole Kenner & Jacqueline McGrath. 2nd ed. 2010.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Issued in other formOnline version: Developmental care of newborns and infants Third edition. Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer, 2023 9781975148416
LCCN 2021048396
ISBN9781975148393 paperback
ISBN1975148398 paperback
ISBNelectronic publication
ISBNelectronic publication

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