A systemic review of oral stimulation to enhance sucking and swallowing in preterm infants

S. Saehoong, T. Daramas, R. Pookboonmee, Brenda S. Lessen

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Abstract

Bangkok, Thailand    9 studies (7 RCTs)  7 different methods used, PIOMI included 
R= dec transition time, decreased LOS, Inc rate breastfdg, Inc oromotor function: better sucking/swallowing
Original languageAmerican English
JournalRamathibodi Nursing Journal
Volume19
StatePublished - 2013

Keywords

  • A systematic review
  • Oral stimulation
  • Sucking
  • Swallowing
  • Preterm infants

Disciplines

  • Nursing
  • Pediatric Nursing

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