Mother-infant interaction in premature infants at three months after nursery discharge.

@article{Davis2003MotherinfantII,
  title={Mother-infant interaction in premature infants at three months after nursery discharge.},
  author={Leigh Davis and Helen Edwards and Heather Mohay},
  journal={International journal of nursing practice},
  year={2003},
  volume={9 6},
  pages={374-81}
}
Both the immature and disorganized behaviour of the premature infant and the psychosocial or socioeconomic factors which adversely affect a mother's responsiveness to her premature infant can jeopardize the mother-infant relationship. At three months after infant hospital discharge, the interactions of 50 premature infants (< or = 32 weeks) and their mothers were videotaped and coded using the Nursing Child Assessment Feeding Scale. The relationship between data derived from the feeding… CONTINUE READING

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