U.S. researchers reviewed 17 studies on home visiting initiatives for babies born prematurely and found evidence that these visits by nurses and other health care providers had a positive effect on infant development and parent-child interactions. However, home visits did not show any substantial impact on abuse and neglect or growth and nutrition. The findings appear in the journal Pediatrics.
Home visits may boost outcomes for preemies and their families
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