Nurse Currents: Neonatal Skin Care: Evidence-Based Update
* Identify the functions of newborn skin.
* Describe anatomic and physiologic variations in newborn skin.
* Identify nursing care practices that promote skin integrity.
Faculty Name: Carolyn Lund, MS, RN, FAAN
Title: Neonatal Clinical Specialist & ECMO Coordinator at Oakland Children's Hospital and Research Center in Oakland, California
Bio: Carolyn Lund is the leading nurse researcher on neonatal skin care. Carolyn has over 30 years experience as a neonatal nurse. Skin care is just one area of expertise in the care of neonates. Author of the AWHONN/NANN Neonatal Skin Care Guidelines.
Program Date: July 2010
Media Format(s): Print (English)
Continuing Education Units: Nurse 1.0 Contact Hour