Have you been bagging babies? - page 2

We started putting babies less than 800g in plastic bags at deliveries for a couple of years.I honestly didn't notice a difference in tempetures and now some MDs are telling us not to because we... Read More

  1. by   wensday
    Re: holes in the bags, we put them in up to thier chin and sort of bunch it up around the neck. No holes at all while intubating etc, then if required on delivery, hole for UVC/UAC and a hole for one arm so an IV can be sited. No need for the other holes. When arriving on th NICU we take the bag off and the baby goes into a pre-warmed and 90% humidified giraffe.