The effect on Bilirubin levels of massage, tub bath, and sponge bath in newborns with hyperbilirubinemia: A randomized controlled trial


SUNA DAĞ Y. , YAYAN E. H.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF INTEGRATIVE MEDICINE, cilt.27, ss.70-74, 2019 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 27
  • Basım Tarihi: 2019
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.eujim.2019.03.003
  • Dergi Adı: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF INTEGRATIVE MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.70-74

Özet

Introduction: Neonatal jaundice is a common condition in newborns. Neonatal jaundice is usually treatable, but it may cause kernicterus that leads to bilirubin encephalopathy The aim of this study was to examine the effect of massage, tub bath and sponge bath on bilirubin levels of newborn infants with hyperbilirubinemia.