Physiological Role of Touch and Environment in Premature Infants
This site will review three different methods for touching and
improving the environment of infants. They are kangaroo, or skin to skin care,
infant massage, and creating a supportive environment. In general, skin to skin
care, infant massage, and creating a supportive environment all have significant
positive influences on premature infants and are all part of a movement to improve
developmental as well as medical care of preterm infants.
Please click on the links below to find out specific information on the different topics.
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