February 5, 2012

Nursing Tip of the Day! - Maternal Neonatal Nursing

Category: Maternal Neonatal Nursing
Preterm infants need special formulas or fortified breast milk. These formulas are easily digested and contain concentrated nutrients in smaller volumes of fluid. Preterm infants need 24 kcal/oz, unlike 20 kcal/oz for the full-term infants.