Kangaroo care or skin-to-skin holding of preterm infants requires consistent implementation for best outcomes with infants and families. Successful implementation of a project of this type demands an organized approach. This article describes how a standard of care was developed using research findings and then implemented with a step-by-step approach in the neonatal intensive care unit.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||17|
|Journal||The Nursing clinics of North America|
|State||Published - Jun 1996|
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