Foundations of Developmental Care, An Issue of Clinics in Perinatology - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781455711192

Foundations of Developmental Care, An Issue of Clinics in Perinatology, Volume 38-4

1st Edition

Authors: Joy Browne Robert White
Hardcover ISBN: 9781455711192
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 28th December 2011

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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.


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About the Authors

Joy Browne Author

Affiliations and Expertise

The Children's Hospital Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Aurora, CO

Robert White Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, Regional Newborn Program Memorial Hospital South Bend, IN