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  • morbidity and morta
  • In this study, registered nurses who care for women during postpartum were surveyed to assess their knowledge of maternal morbidity and mortality, and the information they share with women before discharge from the hospital about potential warning signs of postpartum complications. (lww.com)
  • Sepsis is a significant cause of maternal morbidity and mortality in the United States. (lww.com)
  • outcomes
  • Significant inequities exist in cognitive and psychosocial developmental outcomes in children during their first five years of life in low income countries. (lww.com)
  • Historically, staff within the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals, Office of Public Health, in partnership with the Tulane School of Medicine's Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, have sought to implement an evidence-based intervention that would address poor maternal and child health outcomes in the state. (healthypeople.gov)
  • Louisiana will continue to implement and evaluate the NFP home visiting model, with the expansion of IMHSs to all teams, to improve maternal and child health outcomes and address gaps in their health care system, including access to mental health. (healthypeople.gov)
  • Child outcomes included measures of emotional and language development at 6 and 21 months of age, respectively. (bmj.com)
  • For most outcomes in which nurses produced beneficial effects, the effects of paraprofessionals were approximately half the size and not statistically significant. (bmj.com)
  • Impoverished mothers have increased risk of poor birth outcomes, and their children are vulnerable to numerous negative outcomes. (povertyactionlab.org)
  • Researchers are studying NFP's impact on a number of outcomes, including premature births, birth spacing, child injuries, and wellbeing across a wide range of domains. (povertyactionlab.org)
  • NFP's nurse home visiting program is held up as an example of an evidenced-based intervention to improve outcomes for mothers and children. (povertyactionlab.org)
  • and Denver, CO . Those evaluations and subsequent follow-up studies suggest that NFP improves prenatal health and other outcomes for both mothers and children. (povertyactionlab.org)
  • Using administrative data from the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control and the South Carolina Data Oversight Council, researchers will measure NFP's short- and long-run impact on a wide range of health, economic, and other outcomes, starting with preterm births, birth spacing, and child injuries. (povertyactionlab.org)
  • subsequent pregnancies
  • Women in the NHV group had greater reductions in urine cotinine concentrations (259 v 12 ng/ml, p=0.03), fewer subsequent pregnancies by 24 months after delivery of the first child (table), and more responsive interactions between children and mothers (standard score points 100 v 99, p=0.05) than did women in the control group. (bmj.com)
  • 1999
  • In 1999, the Louisiana Office of Public Health began implementation of the Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP) model, a home visitation program for low income, first-time pregnant mothers and their babies. (healthypeople.gov)
  • Interventions
  • A recent review of paraprofessional interventions for mothers of children 0-6 years of age showed that effectiveness varies with educational background of the paraprofessionals, the quality and intensity of their training, and ongoing supervision. (bmj.com)
  • However, this study did not address the effectiveness of nurses and paraprofessionals in situations where both may visit a family, or programmes in which other interventions beyond home visiting are included. (bmj.com)
  • Nursing interventions for a patient with placenta previa include positioning the patient on her left side for maximum fetal perfusion, monitoring fetal heart tones, and administering I.V. fluids and oxygen, as ordered. (blogspot.com)
  • postpartum
  • Findings suggest postpartum nurses need an update on these topics so they can offer women accurate information before their hospital discharge after childbirth that is vital to their wellbeing during the postpartum period. (lww.com)
  • Participants were allocated to prenatal and postpartum (≤24 mo) home visitation by paraprofessionals (PHV group, n=245) or professional nurses (NHV group, n=235), or to a control group (n=255). (bmj.com)
  • pregnancies
  • NFP pairs vulnerable first-time mothers with specially trained nurses who provide support to help mothers have healthy pregnancies and become good parents. (povertyactionlab.org)
  • Mothers
  • IMHSs provided NFP teams with case consultation, direct behavioral health services for mothers and their young children, and support to the team supervisors and nurse home visitors who are working with families with complex mental health needs and problems in parent-child relationships. (healthypeople.gov)
  • Interactions between children and mothers who had low psychological resources were more responsive in the PHV group than in the control group (standard score points 99.45 v 97.54, p=0.05). (bmj.com)
  • But research suggests that home-visiting programs can have positive effects on both the health and development of mothers and children. (povertyactionlab.org)
  • Nurse-Family Partnership is a non-profit organization that serves low-income mothers and their children. (povertyactionlab.org)
  • Birth
  • Nurse Tiny is a nurse working in the OB-Gyne Ward of Tarlac Provincial Hospital which caters to both pregnant women and those that has given birth. (coursehero.com)
  • Program
  • In our program, we have nurses, occupational therapists, and medical social workers specially trained to serve them. (crvna.org)
  • Summary Report: Infant Mental Health Specialist Augmentation to the Louisiana Nurse Family Partnership Program. (healthypeople.gov)
  • adult
  • The body surface of a child compared to an adult must be maintained well enough since it has a thin gap between being. (nursingcrib.com)
  • Whether you are an adult or child, home is a special place where you would like to recover and rest easier following surgery or an illness. (crvna.org)
  • A Master's degree or higher level degree in nursing, healthcare or adult education. (cookcountyhhs.org)
  • Exam
  • Once you complete your studies, you'll be eligible to sit for the national Neonatal Nurse Practitioners exam. (cappex.com)
  • Callister
  • Dr. Callister highlights three nonprofit organizations that provide wigs for children with medical hair loss. (lww.com)
  • fewer
  • Fewer children in the NHV group than the control group showed emotional vulnerability in response to fear stimuli or language delays (table). (bmj.com)
  • analyze
  • Provides students the opportunity to analyze theories, concepts, research, and issues and trends in nursing of the childbearing family. (southalabama.edu)
  • concern
  • A major concern is possible exposure of babies and children to harmful chemicals potentially found in plastic bottles. (lww.com)
  • Are Emerging Infectious Diseases the Most Significant Global Health Concern for Nurses? (lww.com)
  • administer
  • Dr. Kaniaris gives you the latest, most important evidence on how to administer IMs to children. (lww.com)
  • If you need injections such as monthly Vitamin B12 injections, our nurses can teach you how to administer your own injections and pre-measure them to prevent dosage errors. (crvna.org)
  • women
  • This issue focuses on the health of women and children globally, with an exciting array of articles that address issues and perspectives related to global health. (lww.com)
  • Women and children should eat healthy, nutritious foods. (lww.com)
  • When poverty stricken women are given a chance for a new life for themselves and their children through monetary loans, the results are incredible. (lww.com)
  • Early on, Louisiana NFP home visitors found that many clients needed mental health services, but were unable to find a provider due to the limited mental health services available for low-income pregnant women and very young children across the state. (healthypeople.gov)