Assessment of the Newborn: Gestational Age and Newborn Reflexes
OVERVIEW:

This program focuses on the New Ballard Gestational Age Assessment. In the process of this discussion, both the assessment of neuromuscular maturity and that of physical maturity are examined. As the infant is assessed, reference is made to the system developed by Dr. Jeanne Ballard. The program concludes with a presentation of 13 newborn reflexes.

OBJECTIVES:

After completing this course, the learner should be able to:
  • Properly perform the New Ballard Gestational Age Assessment
  • Assess for neuromuscular and physical maturity
  • Accurately report and score the results of the exam
  • Identify and test for the 13 newborn reflexes
This program includes workbooks that can be ordered separately.

 This program has been designated for 1 contact hour of continuing nursing education credits.
Price: $315.00 USD

Product ID: CLP815
Media: DVD
Year: 2010
Duration: 18:00 minutes
Language: English
Tags: Obstetrical Nursing, Pediatric Care
 
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