This innovative book for Neonatal Nurses and NICU clinicians provides evidence-based clinical guidelines proven to mitigate and reduce the often profound trauma experience and subsequent developmental challenges for vulnerable hospitalized infants and their families. Each in-depth guideline includes the latest scientific research explaining the clinical rationale for the recommended practices, associated short-term and long-term outcomes, and implementation strategies to support practice improvement.
The text reflects a trend -the provision of trauma-informed care in the neonatal intensive care unit--that has recently gained increasing momentum. With endorsements by respected transdisciplinary neonatal clinicians, it provides guidelines that encompass the five core measures for age-appropriate care, including the Healing Environment, Pain and Stress, Protected Sleep, Activities for Daily Living, Age-Appropriate Infant Guided Feeding, and Family-Integrated Care. The book also features downloadable sample competencies and parent teaching guides, along with additional eLearning modules with Nursing CE. A self-assessment checklist and teaching sheets, sample competencies, and sample algorithms add to the book's utility.
- Provides clinically relevant, evidence-based practice guidelines for minimizing trauma in neonates
- Encompasses the five core measures for age-appropriate care
- Includes proven implementation strategies to facilitate practice transformation
- Offers downloadable sample competencies and parent teaching guides and eLearning modules with Nursing CE
- Reviewed and endorsed by transdisciplinary neonatal clinicians
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|Size: ||11.2 MB|
|Publisher: ||Springer Publishing Company|
|Date published: || 2016|
|ISBN: ||9780826131973 (DRM-EPUB)|
|Copying:||of 20 selections every 20 days allowed|
|Printing:||of 20 pages every 20 days allowed|
|Read Aloud: ||not allowed|