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Incorporation of Dextrose Gel into the Newborn Glucose Management Policy as a Treatment for Asymptomatic Hypoglycemic Term Neonates
Purpose: This quality improvement project was aimed to decrease admissions of term neonates to the NICU for treatment of hypoglycemia. A secondary aim was to identify the cost per dose of glucose gel.|Background: Hypoglycemia ...
CHANNGE: A Professional Practice Model for Neonatal Nurse Practitioners who Provide Short-Term Humanitarian Aid in Low-to-Middle Income Countries
Millions of neonates in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) are dying from preventable and treatable causes. Experts at the United Nations, the World Health Organization (WHO), and the United Nations Children's Fund ...
Enteral Gastric Tube Placement in the Neonatal Population: Applying the Best Evidence
Enteral gastric feeding tubes are widely used in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit populations. These feeding tubes are necessary to promote appropriate growth and nutrition in both premature and term infants. Despite their ...
Implementation of a Perinatal Hospice Program
Purpose: Implementation of a comprehensive perinatal hospice program at a large academic medical center.|Background: In 2017 the Nebraska Unicameral passed Legislative Bill 506; Compassion and Care for Medically Challenging ...