NICU Now Episode 23: Having a Late Pre-Term or Near-Term Baby

In this episode:

  • The differences between early term and late pre-term babies
  • Reasons why late pre-term babies typically have to stay in the NICU
  • Issues surrounding thermoregulation, sepsis, jaundice
  • Feeding a late pre-term baby
  • The emotional impact of even a short NICU stay
  • Dangers surrounding RSV

Guests: Sue Ludwig and Dr. Raylene Phillips

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