- Skin-to-skin contact diminishes pain from hepatitis B vaccine injection in healthy full-term neonatesRaouth Kostandy
Cleveland State University, USA
Neonatal Netw 32:274-80. 2013..This study was conducted to test the hypothesis that skin-to-skin contact (SSC) would reduce hepatitis B vaccine injection pain in full-term neonates...
- Kangaroo Care (skin contact) reduces crying response to pain in preterm neonates: pilot resultsRaouth R Kostandy
College of Nursing, University of Akron, Akron, Ohio 44325 3701, USA
Pain Manag Nurs 9:55-65. 2008..001) and recovery (p = .01) phases, regardless of sequence. Because Kangaroo Care reduced crying in response to heel stick in medically stable preterm infants, a definitive study is merited before making recommendations...