NICU environment--a need for change.

  title={NICU environment--a need for change.},
  author={T. S. Raghu Raman},
  journal={Indian pediatrics},
  volume={34 5},
During the last decade there has been tremendous progress in the care of critically ill children. Technological advance has resulted in improved diagnosis and treatment. Consequently there has been an impressive fall in neonatal mortality and the reduction of impairment and disability. However, in the present era of mechanization, considerations for psychological well being and the human touch have receded to the background. Recent research has suggested that the current Neonatal Intensive Care… CONTINUE READING

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