Center for Pediatric Nursing Research & Evidence-Based Practice
Benefits of Mother-Baby Skin-to-Skin Contact.
MCN. The American journal of maternal child nursing
Skin-to-skin contact has numerous benefits for newborns including supporting breastfeeding. Our breastfeeding expert, Dr. Spatz, reviews some of the most recent systematic reviews and meta-analyses on skin-to-skin contact and offers suggestions for improving rates on maternity units.
Breast Feeding, Female, Humans, Infant, Mother-Child Relations, Mothers
Spatz, D. (2022). Benefits of Mother-Baby Skin-to-Skin Contact.. MCN. The American journal of maternal child nursing, 47 (3), 170-170. https://doi.org/10.1097/NMC.0000000000000818