Kerbala University Holding a Scientific Course on Neonatal Care

Faculty of Nursing / University of Kerbala has held a course on “neonatal care”, with participation of a number of researchers and specialists.
The course aims at developing the participants’ skills in how to care of the newborn baby. It includes an introduction to the partograph, as well as an introduction and important definitions about newborns and their care, and how to maintain safety and health of the newborn.
The course deals with determining whether the newborn needs medical and nursing interventions through the Apgar Score scale, how the cardiac resuscitation works for the newborn, how to care for the umbilical cord of the newborn, as well as the practical application of the partograph.