Foundations of Developmental Care, An Issue of Clinics in Perinatology book cover

Foundations of Developmental Care, An Issue of Clinics in Perinatology

The guest editors thoroughly examine prematurity for the perinatologist by supplying state-of-the art reviews on this topic.  Articles include: The integrated development of sensory organization; The normal sequence of sensory development in the fetus and newborn; The role of the limbic system in early development; The role of the olfactory system in early maternal orientation and feeding outcomes; Olfactory contributions to attachment and learning; The gustatory system in the newborn: implications for development of eating; The role of auditory development in early communication and attachment; 
The role of vision and state organization in early development; Epigenetic contributions to early developmental care; Supporting successful eating and growth; The scientific foundations for Kangaroo care;
The practice of individualized developmental care; and Designing environments for developmental care.

Hardbound,

Published: December 2011

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-1119-2

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