Infant Journal
for neonatal and paediatric healthcare professionals

Neonatal Research Priority Setting Partnership: help wanted

Katie Evans
Neonatal Research Priority Setting Partnership Project Co-ordinator and Clinical Research Fellow in Neonatal Medicine at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
katie.evans7@nhs.net

Chris Gale
Academic Neonatologist and Neonatal Society Meeting Secretary

Full text available by subscription ...
The full text of this article is available to subscribers in text, and in Tablet/iPad format and as a PDF file.

Please subscribe and log in to see the full article.

Keywords
hypothermia; normothermia; quality improvement; NNAP
Key points
  1. Simple measures are effective at ensuring normothermia, but units must specifically examine why they are not meeting targets before implementing improvement measures.
  2. Keeping up awareness and educating the whole team is key to success. Having motivated champions to maintain momentum and feeding back results quickly enables sustainability.