Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.

DeleteCancel

Life in the NICU

No description
by

hali shields

on 30 July 2014

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Life in the NICU

welcome
Imagine being pregnant and carrying a child with all your hopes and dreams and all of a sudden your world changes. Your world is rocked so far upside down, that life will never be the same.
LIFE IN THE NICU

Statistics
Birth Defects

Introductions
PREEMIE PROBLEMS

Respiratory distress
Apnea and bradycardia
Brain bleeds-IVH
ROP
Cerebral palsy
NEC-necrotizing enterocolitis
Reflux
Jaundice
Patent ductus arteriosus
Infection/sepsis
BPD
Life in the NICU
Tara Shields RN
26+ years NICU Level 4

Down's Syndrome


Gastroschisis

NICU Improvements

Surfactant- Infasurf
More hands on care for parents
Kangaroo care
Increase in breastfeeding
Donor breast milk
Primary nursing
James- 23 weeks, now 5

My Primaries
*just like family......


Ella and Liam , 27 weeks, now 18 months

Cayden- 23.5 weeks, now 1 year

Gracie Olivia
37 weeks

Now 4 months
Has rare form of dwarfism.
The battle goes on....
My life's work.... In Lak'ech Project
www.mexicoclinic.org

Questions?????
Cleft Lip/ Palate

July 30, 2014
Full transcript