Skin to skin the first hour after birth – Practical advice for staff after vaginal and caesarean birth DVD is intended to assist staff in providing behaviorally appropriate, individualised, baby adapted to care for the full term newborn using the best practice of skin to skin contact in the first hour after birth.
The film is divided into 3 sections:
- 1st section reviews the importance of skin to skin in the first hour and shows examples of newborns in the 9 stages of the first hour after birth.
- 2nd section offers practical advice for staff after vaginal birth.
- 3rd section offers practical guidance for staff following a Caesarean birth.
Length: 40 minutes
Origin: USA 2010