Effects of the pacifier activated lullaby on weight gain of premature infants.

@article{Cevasco2005EffectsOT,
  title={Effects of the pacifier activated lullaby on weight gain of premature infants.},
  author={Andrea M Cevasco and Roy E Grant},
  journal={Journal of music therapy},
  year={2005},
  volume={42 2},
  pages={123-39}
}
Within the past 5 years there has been an increase of premature infants surviving in the neonatal intensive care unit as well as an increasing cost for each day the infant is kept there. It is important for the premature infant to acquire the feeding skills necessary for weight gain, which lead to discharge from the hospital, and recent advancements have indicated the effectiveness in using contingent music to teach sucking skills to premature infants. The purpose of the first analysis in this… CONTINUE READING

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