Infant journal is the leading UK publication for the multidisciplinary team that cares for vulnerable sick or premature babies in their first year of life. Published bi-monthly, the journal contains authoritative articles with a clinical or practical bias written by experts in their field.
Abstracts of all articles are freely accessible by using the site search, or by browsing back issues. The full text of articles published from 2005 until July 2020 are available free of charge.
Current issue: July 2022
Elaine M Boyle, Charles C Roehr
Claudia Chetcuti Ganado
Catarina Garcia, Tânia Marques, Leonor Antunes, Sónia Semião, Rosalina Barroso
From the July 2020 edition
FREE Using the PARCA-R to assess children’s cognitive and language development at two years of age
Samantha Johnson, Vasiliki Bountziouka
Developmental assessment at two years of age is important for both clinical and research purposes, for which standardised measures are needed. Developmental tests frequently require significant time and resources to administer, making them challenging to implement on a large scale. In contrast, the PARCA-R (Parent Report of Children’s Abilities – Revised) is a standardised parent questionnaire that can be used to assess children’s cognitive and language development at 24 months of age. Here we describe the development of the PARCA-R and key information needed to use the questionnaire in clinical practice
FREE Mortality data by day of life: should this be part of parental counselling on the neonatal unit?
Jennifer Salvanos, Anne E. Bean, Simon J. Clark
FREE Administration of surfactant via the LISA technique in a level 3 unit in Scotland
Asma Yasmeen, Anirban Ghosh, Richard Boulton, Allan Jackson, Carolyn Abernethy
FREE A neonate with congenital nephrotic syndrome
Jennifer Peterson, Ramiyya Tharumakunarajah, Yasser Masood, Susan Kamupira, Nicholas Plant
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