Care For Sick Newborns

In many hospitals, the importance was recognized how important it is to promote contact between the children and their parents and families. In many places, parents are encouraged to visit their child; preventive measures to avoid infection are standard. Many hospitals have unlimited visiting hours for parents. Some clinics also have areas where parents can stay for a long time to be close to their infant.

If a sick new – or premature baby should be taken away after the birth of the family, caused hardships. It is possible that parents do not get to see her critically ill infant during the whole time of the initial care and stabilization or separated for transportation to another hospital from him. Some infants occurs by prolonged hospital stays and treatments in a prolonged separation. Experts now recommend that transport teams encourage neonatal physical contact between the parents and their sick baby before the infant is placed in a medical center. In many hospitals, the importance was recognized how important it is to promote contact between the children and their parents and families. In many places, parents are encouraged to visit their child; preventive measures to avoid infection are standard. Many hospitals have unlimited visiting hours for parents. Some clinics also have areas where parents can stay for a long time to be close to their infant. In most hospitals, parents are encouraged as much as possible to interact with her sick child. No infant, even if ventilation is too ill to be seen or touched by their parents. Parents are also encouraged to take over the maintenance and care of the child to get used to the baby and to prepare for the time at home. Some hospitals strengthen the contact between the parents and where they give the opportunity to skin contact to the sick or prematurely born child; this can help make parents feel more comfortable in dealing with their child at home. Children who have skin contact with their parents take rapid weight than those without. Mothers can also either directly breastfeed or pump out so that breast milk can be given by gavage. If a child has a congenital malformation, the parents should be able to immediately see it – regardless of the medical condition. Otherwise there is a danger that they imagine anything much worse than it really is. Intensive support of parents is of course necessary; it should be offered as many calls as necessary, so that parents understand the condition and the treatment of her child and accept it mentally. To give a counterweight to the abnormalities, the doctor should also everything is normal in the child and emphasize its development. If parents have not had the opportunity at the death of her newborn newborn to see it or touch may occur later in the parents feel they have never had a child. Parents, where this has happened to, report overwhelming feelings of emptiness and develop sustainable depression because they could not mourn the loss of a “real” child. Parents who could neither see or hold her child, while it was still alive, you can help by allowing them to see the dead child, or to keep in the long run. In all cases, follow-up appointment with the doctor and a social worker makes sense to discuss the circumstances of the illness or death with some distance, as well as to clarify questions that often show up and later finally to assess guilt and alleviate. The doctor can also evaluate the grieving parents and provide them with adequate support or, if necessary, a referral for more intensive help.

Health Life Media Team

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