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The smoothness of transition from home to the hospital relies on how well the child has been prepared for it and how the child's physical and emotional needs have been satisfied.
Hydrocephalus is a condition characterized by an excess of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) within the ventricular and subarachnoid spaces of the cranial cavity.
Nursing goals for clients with cleft lip and cleft palate include maintaining adequate nutrition, increasing family coping, reducing the parents’ anxiety and guilt regarding the newborn's physical defects, and preparing parents for the future repair of the cleft lip and palate.
Infants who fail to gain weight and who shows signs of delayed development are classified as failure-to-thrive infants.