Nursing care of the infant with erythroblastosis fetalis.

Abstract

Care of the infant with erythroblastosis fetalis is most challenging for the neonatal intensive care nurse. The physiological changes that occur in utero continue to present at birth. The pathology and clinical manifestations, medical treatment, and nursing management of the infant with erythroblastosis fetalis are discussed to assist neonatal intensive care nurses in providing quality care.