If the neonate is stable, the mother should be allowed to breast-feed within the neonate’s first hour of life.
Procreativity (Erikson) is the drive to have children and to care for them
The nurse should check the neonate’s temperature every 1 to 2 hours until it’s maintained within normal limits.
A central venous access device may decrease client mobility, is difficult to insert, and is more expensive than a peripheral I.V. catheter.
Central venous access device removal is a sterile procedure.