Maternal report of infant emotional well-being following their infant's hospitalization for neonatal cardiac surgery

Brigid Jordan, Candice Franich-Ray, Vicki Anne Anderson, Elisabeth Northam, Nadia Albert, Andrew Donald Cochrane, Samuel Menahem

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Abstract

Little is known about the immediate impact of neontal cardiac surgery on emotional and behavioural functioning in infancy. The exploratory, qualitative study investigated if infants who underwent cardiac surgery in the first 3 months of life exhibited emotional and behavioral dysregulation or traumatic stress responses.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)259 - 266
Number of pages8
JournalInfant Mental Health Journal
Volume34
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013

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