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Helping Babies Breathe Around the World
Article first published online: 1 FEB 2013
© 2013 AWHONN, the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses
Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, & Neonatal Nursing
Volume 42, Issue 2, pages 243–246, March/April 2013
How to Cite
Steele, C. (2013), Helping Babies Breathe Around the World. Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, & Neonatal Nursing, 42: 243–246. doi: 10.1111/1552-6909.12019
- Issue published online: 13 MAR 2013
- Article first published online: 1 FEB 2013
- Manuscript Accepted: NOV 2012
- neonatal resuscitation;
- Helping Babies Breathe;
- global neonatal mortality;
- Millennium Developmental Goals
Helping Babies Breathe (HBB) is an educational curriculum using the train-the-trainer model to teach neonatal resuscitation in resource limited areas. The purpose of this evidence-based program is to reduce global neonatal mortality by educating birth attendants to provide basic neonatal resuscitation. This program directly addresses the Millennium Developmental Goal #4 of reducing child mortality.