Care of the Normal Newborn Infant.
Paragraphs 8-1 through 8-14.
After completing this lesson, you should be able to:
Identify terms and definitions that are related to
the normal newborn infant.
Identify procedures used to establish and maintain
a newborn infant's airway.
Identify the common characteristics of a newborn
Identify the signs and symptoms of respiratory
distress in a newborn infant.
Identify the procedures for maintaining a newborn
infant's body temperature.
Select the procedures for identifying the newborn
infant before leaving the delivery room.
Identify the best time to begin the parent-infant
Identify the purposes for APGAR scoring of the
Identify objective signs used for evaluation of the
Identify procedures for admission of the newborn
infant to the nursery.
Identify procedures for weighing a newborn infant.
Identify procedures for aspirating fluids from a