Neonatal Skin Care Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline, Third Edition
Much of what used to be accepted practice in the care of neonatal skin we now
know to be outdated. This guideline is targeted to obstetric and neonatal nurses
caring for newborns in any patient setting. This edition is updated to include
current research regarding term, late preterm, and preterm newborn skin care.
New information about atopic dermatitis, management of diaper dermatitis, and
general bathing considerations for late preterm infants has been added to this
The 3rd edition features an updated Quick Care
Guide and timely, research based recommendations that include:
- Assessment of the neonate's skin condition and promotion of normal skin
- Guidelines for normal newborn bathing, circumcision and cord
- Guidelines for promoting and protecting optimal skin function and
minimizing future skin sensitization
- Identification of neonates at risk for
alterations in skin integrity, including exposure to environmental and
Purchase your copy today!
You can earn 2.8 contact hours - purchase
the CNE Companion for the Neonatal Skin Care Evidence-Based Clinical
Practice Guidline, Third Edition. Please note: This is a
separate purchase from the actual book.
Publication of this resource was supported through an
educational grant by Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies,