Kangaroo Care: Positive Touch in the NICU

Kangaroo Care: Positive Touch in the NICU

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Numerous studies have documented the benefits associated with Kangaroo Care (skin-to-skin contact) and have prompted the World Health Organization to recommend that skin-to-skin care be available in all neonatal environments. Benefits detailed in the "Kangaroo Care: Positive Touch in the NICU" interactive learning module range from cardiorespiratory stability, protected thermoregulation, better sleep patterns, and decreased hospital stay.

 

Topics include

  • An introduction to kangaroo care
  • Eligibility criteria
  • Benefits and safety information
  • How to provide kangaroo care in your unit


Ordering information
1053743 Kangaroo Care: Positive Touch in the NICU

 

 

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