Adv Neonatal Care 2021 Jun;21(3):189-197
Women's and Children's Services, NICU, University of Utah Hospital, Salt Lake City, Utah (Mss Rogers, Thomas, and Henderson); and Neonatology Division (Dr Chan) and Clinical Data Analysis and Implementation Divison (Mr Hinckley), Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Background: Diaper dermatitis (DD) causes discomfort and emotional distress and creates possible sources of infection among newborn intensive care unit infants. Diaper dermatitis remains prevalent despite studies documenting an understanding of prevention and treatment modalities. Standardizing perineal skin care guidelines could reduce DD. Read More