Sleep-related deaths are the leading cause of infant mortality for children between 1 month and 1 year of age. Keep an eye out for our new clinical practice guideline, Newborn Safe Sleep, slated for release at the end of 2019!
• is the only guideline that addresses the challenges of implementing safe sleep practices in the hospital setting with recommendations on how to do so effectively
• provides evidence-based protocols for creating a safe sleep environment for infants covers the history of sleep-related deaths and the American Academy of Pediatrics’ 1992-2016 safe sleep recommendations
• highlights common controversies and barriers related to modeling and implementing safe sleep practices
• empowers NICU nurses to model safe sleep practices with neonates and infants in their day-to-day work.
Look for the Newborn Safe Sleep guideline in the NANN Store before the end of the year!
Developmental Care of Newborns and Infants offers evidence-based guidelines for interdisciplinary, developmentally supportive neonatal nurse caregiving for infants and their families, beginning with contemplation of the birth and continuing through the delivery room and NICU experiences, the transition to home, and the time following discharge.
Essentials of Neonatal Nursing: Orientation Lecture Series provides a comprehensive orientation to neonatal nursing care, helping new nurses identify basic elements of the NICU patient’s physiology and pathophysiology and then apply necessary nursing interventions.