Lack of feeding progression in a preterm infant: a case study.

@article{WhiteTraut2013LackOF,
  title={Lack of feeding progression in a preterm infant: a case study.},
  author={Rosemary C. White-Traut and Nicole Shapiro and Elissa Healy-Baker and Lina Menchavez and Kristin Rankin and Barbara Medoff-Cooper},
  journal={Advances in neonatal care : official journal of the National Association of Neonatal Nurses},
  year={2013},
  volume={13 3},
  pages={175-80}
}
The purpose of this article was to present the case of a premature infant who displayed immature feeding progression because of nasal occlusion. Two male preterm infants of 33 weeks' gestational age at birth from a larger randomized trial were observed in a comparative case study. Using a prospective design, feeding assessments were conducted weekly from… CONTINUE READING