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Evaluation of Key Factors Impacting Feeding Safety in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit: A Systematic Review

Individualized feeding care plans and safe handling of milk (human or formula) are critical in promoting growth, immune function, and neurodevelopment in the preterm infant. Feeding errors and disruptions or limitations to feeding processes in the neonatal intensive care unit … Continue reading

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Bedside Placement of the Postpyloric Tube in Infants

The aim of this quality improvement practice project was to determine whether the current practice for postpyloric tube placement by the bedside nurses in the neonatal intensive care unit is safe and effective. Patients in the neonatal intensive care unit … Continue reading

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Services for Wales’s sickest infants under pressure: Bliss baby report for Wales 2016

Neonatal services in Wales are overstretched and under incredible pressure putting the safety of infants as risk. The article explores Bliss’ research findings, published in Bliss baby report 2016: time for change, which reveals a severe shortage of neonatal nurses … Continue reading

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