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Does Music Positively Impact Preterm Infant Outcomes?

The hospital environment leaves preterm infants (PTIs) exposed to various stressors that can disrupt their growth and development. Developmental interventions such as music may be an important strategy to mitigate PTI’s stress. This brief evaluates current evidence regarding the impact … Continue reading

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Effect of Vibration on Pain Response to Heel Lance: A Pilot Randomized Control Trial

Applied mechanical vibration in pediatric and adult populations has been shown to be an effective analgesic for acute and chronic pain, including needle pain. However, studies among the neonatal population are lacking. According to the Gate Control Theory, it is … Continue reading

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