November 20, 2012

Nursing Tip of the Day! - Maternal Neonatal Nursing

Category: Maternal Neonatal Nursing 
Infants receive prophylactic eye treatment to help prevent ophthalmia neonatorum in case the mother is infected with gonorrhea or chlamydia, which often occur together. Erythromycin 0.5% is most commonly used for optic neonatal care.