Part 1 – Temperature Control and the Thermal Environment
Part 1 of a 2 part series on thermoregulation.
Dr. Andrew Lyon (Consultant Neonotologist)
Judy MOORE (International Clinical Marketing Manager Natus Medical Inc.)
- Clinical evidence regarding the importance of newborn thermal environment/temperature control
- Global neonatal morbidity and mortality related to hyperthermia; physiology of thermoregulation; and principles of heat loss/gain
- Evidence based admission practices and their impact on neonatal morbidity and mortality
- Basic principles of the neutral thermal environment