Skip to main content
padlock icon - secure page this page is secure

Cerebral Palsy and the NICU Graduate

Buy Article:

$17.00 + tax (Refund Policy)

PUT YOURSELF IN THIS SITUAtion. You have three drips to remix, your oscillator patient is starting to crash, and you have just been asked to work a double shift because the hospital is short staffed. The unit secretary informs you that the mother of one of your former primary patients is on the telephone and is hysterical. A physician at the neonatal follow-up clinic has just told her that her baby has cerebral palsy (CP). She wants reassurance, information, and input from you because you established a rapport with her when her infant was in the neonatal intensive care unit and she trusts you. You remember cerebral palsy from your pediatric rotation in nursing school, but you don't see many actual diagnoses made in the NICU, and your recollection is foggy.

No Reference information available - sign in for access.
No Citation information available - sign in for access.
No Supplementary Data.
No Article Media
No Metrics

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: February 1, 2002

More about this publication?
  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
X
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more