Topical oils for the prevention or treatment of dry skin in term infants
Editorial Group: Cochrane Neonatal Group
Published Online: 7 MAY 2014
Assessed as up-to-date: 27 MAR 2014
Copyright © 2014 The Cochrane Collaboration. Published by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
How to Cite
Cooke A, Victor S, Cork M, Lavender T. Topical oils for the prevention or treatment of dry skin in term infants (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2014, Issue 5. Art. No.: CD011100. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD011100.
- Publication Status: New
- Published Online: 7 MAY 2014
This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:
We will assess the effect of the topical application of oils versus that of other topical oils, emollients, placebo or no treatment:
1. in the prevention of dry skin in term (≥ 37 weeks of gestation) newborn infants; and
2. in the treatment of dry skin in term (≥ 37 weeks of gestation) newborn infants.