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Increased Nurse Workload Linked to Missed Care in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

Nurse staffing ratios and subjective workload were found to be directly associated with missed care in a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), according to a study published in JAMA Pediatrics. Researchers collected data from a 52-bed level IV NICU.

Source: Clinical Advisor
Published: 11 Dec 2018

Heads Up on Head Circumferences in Infants with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

The outcome was the proportion of infants with head circumferences ≤10 th percentile. 858 infants were enrolled (429 with neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) and 372 of these on opioid medication assisted treatment) and 429 controls). Mean head ...

Source: Pediatrics
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Smaller heads related to opioid-related neonatal abstinence syndrome

is associated with smaller neonatal head circumference (HC), according to a study published online Dec. 10 in Pediatrics. Craig V. Towers, M.D., from the University of Tennessee Medical Center in ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 10 Dec 2018

Study finds that pediatric residents rarely perform neonatal intubation

1. Advance practitioners and neonatal fellows had the highest rates of neonatal tracheal intubation (TI) attempts in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) and delivery room (DR), while residents had fewer attempts. There was a significant association ...

Source: 2minutemedicine.com
Published: 11 Dec 2018

3rd Annual Congress on Clinical Pediatrics and Neonatal Care

Clinical Pediatrics congress 2019 is all to set to lay a platform for the professionals to facilitate the dissemination,Pediatrics is the branch of medicine concerned with the development, medical care, and diseases of babies, children and adolescents ...

Source: openpr.com
Published: 04 Dec 2018

AAP Updates Screening Policy for ROP

The statement, which was published online November 26 in Pediatrics, revises a 2013 statement on screening ... In this process, an examining ophthalmologist in a neonatal care unit conducts digital photo screening for ROP, then forwards the images to ...

Source: Medscape
Published: 04 Dec 2018

Neonatal Head Circumference in Newborns With Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

OBJECTIVES: To compare head circumference (HC) in neonates treated for neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) with control neonates without antenatal opioid exposure. METHODS: Our prospective cohort study ran from April 1, 2014, through December 31 ...

Source: pediatrics.aappublications.org
Published: 10 Dec 2018

Apollo Cradle to Host International Conference on Obstetrics, Gynaecology, Fertility and Neonatology in Hyderabad

Apollo Cradle offers Maternity, Gynaecology, Pediatric, Neonatal and IVF services in Hyderabad, Bangalore, Delhi, Chennai & Amritsar. It is driven by the vision of Apollo to offer healthcare of ...

Source: MENAFN
Published: 01 Dec 2018

Ballad Health defends decision to alter trauma, pediatric services

Pediatric Transport Systems Some of the most emotional condemnation of Ballad Health’s plan has revolved around longer travel times for babies in need of intensive care services due to the consolidation of the neonatal intensive care into Niswonger ...

Source: Johnson City Press
Published: 30 Nov 2018

Neonatal Infant Care Equipments Market Checkout the Unexpected Future 2025

Vision Screening Global Neonatal Infant Care Equipments (K Units) by Application (2018-2025): Hospitals, Pediatric and Neonatal Clinics, Nursing Homes Avail Discount at (Special Offer: Get flat 15% discount on this report): https://marketintelligencedata ...

Source: Newsient
Published: 29 Nov 2018

Complex Sugars and Microbiome in Mother’s Milk Influence Neonatal Rotavirus Infection

In the lab, the team, which included Lars Bode, PhD, associate professor of pediatrics at UC San Diego School of Medicine ... with the particular strain of rotavirus they had identified in the neonatal nurseries in India. Unexpectedly, they discovered ...

Source: HealthCanal
Published: 28 Nov 2018

Mother’s milk influences neonatal rotavirus infection

Unexpectedly, they discovered that specific sugars present in mother’s milk enhanced infection of cells in culture with the neonatal rotavirus strain ... associate professor of pediatrics and director and chair of Collaborative Human Milk Research ...

Source: ScienceBlog
Published: 28 Nov 2018

Number of Adenovirus Cases in Pediatric Facilities Rise as Multiple Medical Centers in New Jersey Battle Outbreaks

An additional confirmed case was also announced at another pediatric medical center that has seen over ... where a possible bacterial infection in the neonatal intensive care unit may have contributed to the death of an infant. Health officials announced ...

Source: NBC New York
Published: 06 Nov 2018

Pediatric Medical Devices Market New Industry Research On Present State & Future Growth Prospects to 2025

Based on product, the pediatric medical devices market is categorized as, in vitro diagnostic (IVD) devices, cardiology devices, respiratory care devices, monitoring devices, neonatal ICU devices, and others. On the basis on end user, the pediatric medical ...

Source: emailwire.com
Published: 29 Aug 2018

What Is the Difference Between CRNP Pediatric & CRNP Neonatology?

A certified registered nurse practitioner, or CRNP, is an advanced practice nurse who performs the functions of a physician. CRNPs make medical diagnoses, order laboratory tests and diagnostic imaging studies and prescribe medications. CRNPs often choose ...

Source: work.chron.com
Published: 02 Aug 2018

Pediatrics and Neonatology

Featuring an instant-access and find-it-now presentation, Texas Children’s Hospital Handbook of Pediatrics and Neonatology is an essential pocket manual for anyone who treats children. Authored and reviewed by more than 125 residents, fellows, and ...

Source: AppAdvice
Published: 09 Jul 2018

Pediatric Neonatology

Having a baby in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) is an emotional rollercoaster for any parent. But having a team of pediatric neonatology specialists who provide cutting-edge technology with sensitive, healing hands can help a parent get through ...

Source: UUHC Health Feed
Published: 30 Mar 2018

Rainbow Children’s Hospital to run Neonatal and Pediatric Intensive Care services at Chinmaya Mission Hospital, Bangalore

India’s first pediatric super speciality hospital, Rainbow Children’s hospital has joined hands with Chinmaya Mission Hospital to provide Neonatal and Pediatric Intensive care services. Being a National leader and pioneer in comprehensive and advanced ...

Source: TheHealthSite
Published: 17 Jan 2018

UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Rankings & Ratings

A hospital's pediatric Neonatology score is based on various measures of clinical care. Eighty-five percent of each hospital's score comes from data collected through a detailed U.S. News clinical survey of children's hospitals, such as 30-day readmissions ...

Source: US News Health
Published: 02 Jan 2018

Smaller Heads Linked to Opioid-Related Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

is associated with smaller neonatal head circumference (HC), according to a study published online December 10 in Pediatrics. Craig V. Towers, MD, from the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville, and colleagues conducted a prospective cohort ...

Source: Monthly Prescribing Reference
Published: 10 Dec 2018

Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia and Chronic Auditory Toxicity

Pediatrics. 2017; 140( 4): e20164009 ... (TSB), unbound bilirubin (UB), and bilirubin albumin molar ratio (BAMR) in infants with significant neonatal hyperbilirubinemia. Study participants were infants born at ≥34 weeks’ gestation who were admitted ...

Source: aappublications.org
Published: 01 Jan 2018

Neonatal Physical Therapy. Part I: Clinical Competencies and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Clinical Training Models

Conclusions/Practice Implications: Accountable, ethical physical therapy for neonates requires advanced, competency-based training with a preceptor in the pediatric subspecialty of neonatology. This panel of expert clinicians provides an algorithm for ...

Source: LWW Journals
Published: 01 Apr 2017

Alternative treatment approach for neonatal abstinence syndrome may shorten hospital stay

An abstract of the study, “A Novel Approach to Evaluating and Treating Infants with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS),” will be presented at the Pediatric Academic Societies 2017 Meeting in San Francisco on Sunday, May 7. An estimated 95% of U.S ...

Source: Pediatrics
Published: 04 May 2017

Mild Neonatal Encephalopathy—How, When, and How Much to Treat?

1 Sainte-Justine Hospital and Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Université de Montréal, Montréal, Québec, Canada 2 Departments of Pharmacology and Physiology, Université de Montréal, Montréal, Québec, Canada

Source: JAMA
Published: 06 Nov 2017