Recording and Resources: In Touch With Experts: LIVE - Dr. Agnes Linnér - KMC in the NICU with ongoing intensive care and started immediately after birth.
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KMC in the NICU with ongoing intensive care
and started immediately after birth.
Dr. Agnes Linnér (Neonatologist and Ph.D. candidate from Sweden)
- “Immediate Kangaroo Mother Care and Survival of Infants with Low Birth Weight” WHO Immediate KMC Study Group*
- Publication: KMC by surrogate can have an effect equal to KMC by mother in improving the nutritional behavior and arterial oxygen saturation of the preterm infant: results of a controlled randomized clinical trial
Publication: Mother-Newborn Couplet Care from theory to practice to ensure zero separation for all newborns by Stina Klemming | Siri Lilliesköld | Björn Westrup
From Stina Klemming 2022.
Links for films and presentations on iKMC/iSSC, MNCC.
Presentation 54 min on Zero separation, immediate KMC and Mother-Newborn Couplet Care (MNCC):
2 minutes film on WHO’s studie iKMC-study May-21:
KMC training video for the iKMC study:
4,5 minutes film from Vietnam on immediate KMC:
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ABOUT KANGAROO CARE DAY: The International Kangaroo Care Awareness Day is an initiative founded by Yamile Jackson, Ph.D., PE, PMP on behalf of her son, Zachary, to improve the care of families through nurturing touch, kangaroo care, mental health, trauma-informed care, and education. It is now celebrated in hospitals globally on May 15th since 2011. Visit www.kangaroo.care.
She also founded Nurtured by Design and engineered The Zaky® www.thezaky.com