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Kangaroo Care: The Best You Can Do to Help Your Preterm Infant

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GIVE YOUR PRETERM BABY THE BEST POSSIBLE START IN LIFE
If you have just given birth to a preterm infant, you and your baby both face special challenges. Parents long to help their baby but often feel isolated and frightened by hospital procedures.
Now there is wonderful news for both babies and parents. Kangaroo Care, a technique pioneered in leading neonatal centers wor
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Paperback, 244 pages
Published October 1st 1993 by Bantam Books (first published September 1st 1993)
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Sally
Feb 07, 2012 Sally rated it really liked it
Saw Dr Ludington-Hoe speak at a teeny-tiny midwives conference eons ago. KC has come a long way in acceptance by hospitals, but of course there's room for improvement. Can't remember much specifically about this book, the writing, the referencing, the organization. But it was among the first about an important topic.
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Jun 28, 2016 Nicole rated it really liked it
Great to read this foundational work to really get an understanding for the research underpinning Kangaroo Care and its incredible physiological effects.
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