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- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 130.00
Originally published in 1983, in the two decades prior to publication, specialised neonatal units for the treatment of sick or preterm babies had been set up in most major neonatal centres. In the early years these units did little to prevent separation of parents and babies and evidence accumulated of the ill effects of this situation. In addition,... more...
- University of Minnesota Press 2013; US$ 19.95
Ready for Air is a harrowing, poignant, and occasionally hysterical journey through premature motherhood. Half a million babies are born prematurely in the United States every year and Kate Hopper eloquently gives a voice to what their parents share, providing a testament to the strength of motherhood?and the sharing of stories?to transform lives.... more...
- Diplomica Verlag 2009; US$ 35.39
Vor dem Hintergrund aktueller Probleme um Kindesvernachlässigung und Misshandlung, die aus körperlicher und emotionaler Überforderung der Eltern resultieren können, soll die vorliegende Studie Einblicke in den Familienalltag von Eltern mit Frühgeborenen liefern. Da im Bereich der pädiatrischen Pflege nur wenige wissenschaftliche Erhebungen existieren,... more...
- World Health Organization 2003; US$ 15.00
Some 20 million low-birth-weight babies are born each year, because of either preterm birth or impaired prenatal growth, mostly in less developed countries. For many small preterm infants, receiving prolonged medical care is important. However, kangaroo mother care is an effective way to meet baby?s needs for warmth, breastfeeding, protection from... more...
- Presses de l''niversite du Quebec 2005; US$ 15.00
Grâce à ses progrès constants, la médecine offre aujourd'hui la possibilité d'assurer la survie de plusieurs prématurés. Pouvons-nous décider de ne pas tout tenter pour sauver un nouveau-né? En droit, à qui revient cette décision? Du point de vue de l'éthique, comment délibérer... more...
- Souvenir Press 2007; US$ 13.99
Providing a history and a beautifully illustrated practical guide to kangaroo mothering, this book explains the approach that is changing the way mothers relate to newborn babies and improving the way hospitals treat premature babies and their parents. Already used in 30 countries around the world where incubators are in short supply, kangaroo mothering... more...
- Judi Ann Venten 2013; US$ 22.99
Just A Moment Too Soon is a handbook containing vital, succinct and comprehensive information to empower parents and families of both premature and sick full-term infants throughout their journey through the Intensive Care and Special Care Nurseries to home and beyond. Never before has such information been available in one convenient volume. Written... more...
- Fulcrum Publishing 2004; US$ 29.95
?An invaluable resource.??William Sears, MD The premature birth of a baby is both a medical and family crisis. Within the pages of this comprehensive guide, parents will find compassionate support, practical suggestions for coping and adjusting, and advice that empowers them to handle an array of emotions. more...
- Souvenir Press 2011; US$ 18.94
Kangaroo Mother Care was created to help low-birth-weight-infants develop into healthy babies. Newborn babies remain with their mothers who supply the benefits of incubator care; babies are bound to their mothers, or other carers, in skin-to-skin contact. The physical contact regulates the babies' body temperature, and provides essential stimulation,... more...