Caregiving and positioning effects on preterm infant states over 24 hours in a neonatal unit in Taiwan†
Article first published online: 7 DEC 2011
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Research in Nursing & Health
Volume 35, Issue 2, pages 132–145, April 2012
How to Cite
Liaw, J.-J., Yang, L., Lo, C., Yuh, Y.-S., Fan, H.-C., Chang, Y.-C. and Chao, S.-C. (2012), Caregiving and positioning effects on preterm infant states over 24 hours in a neonatal unit in Taiwan. Res. Nurs. Health, 35: 132–145. doi: 10.1002/nur.21458
The investigators wish to express their deepest appreciation to all of the participants and their parents in this study. We acknowledge the National Science Council of Taiwan, ROC for grant support (NSC 97-2314-B-016-020-MY2 (097M0234)). We would also like to extend our thanks to Dr. Evelyn Thoman, faculty member at the University of Washington School of Nursing, for teaching us how to observe infant states. Finally, we offer special thanks for assistance from the nurses in the neonatal unit at Tri-Service General Hospital.
- Issue published online: 4 MAR 2012
- Article first published online: 7 DEC 2011
- Manuscript Accepted: 10 NOV 2011
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