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Influence of immediate skin-to-skin contact during cesarean surgery

AWHONN SmartBrief | Mar 28, 2017

Research has shown improved maternal and newborn outcomes related to immediate skin-to-skin contact. However, most outcomes studies are based on the vaginal birth population. Authors of an article in Nursing for Women's Health conducted an evidence-based practice project to determine if skin-to-skin contact immediately after cesarean birth influenced the rate of transfer of newborns to the NICU for observation. Read the abstract in Nursing for Women's Health. Blank (03/03)


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