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Case Report

Sudden Unexpected Postnatal Collapse of a Neonate During Skin-to-Skin Contact

Lun Chen1,3, Te-Yao Hsu2, Mei-Chen Ou-Yang1, Chih-Cheng Chen1, Ying-Jui Lin1 and Hsin-Chun Huang1,4*

1Department of Pediatrics, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

2Department of Obstetrics, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

3Graduate Institute of Medicine, College of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

4School of Traditional Chinese Medicine, College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Linkou, Taiwan

*Corresponding Author:
Hsin-Chun Huang
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology
Department of Pediatrics, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
123, Ta Pei Rd, Niaosung District, Kaohsiung 833, Taiwan
Tel: 886-7- 7317123
Fax: 88677338009
E-mail: [email protected]

Received Date: December 05, 2016; Accepted Date: December 23, 2016; Published Date: December 28, 2016

Citation: Chen L, Hsu T, Ou-Yang M, Chen C, Lin Y, et al. (2016) Sudden Unexpected Postnatal Collapse of a Neonate During Skin-to-Skin Contact. J Clin Case Rep 6:898. doi: 10.4172/2165-7920.1000898

Copyright: © 2016 Chen L, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

 

Abstract

Skin-to-skin contact (SSC) is a well-documented benefits manner for neonates and mothers. Neonates are placed on their mothers’ chest after birth immediately which will contribute to the transition from fetal to extra-uterine life such as stabilizing babies’ respiration, body temperature and blood sugar. Besides, SSC also helps mothers’ recovery after delivery. However, some acute life-threatening events happened during SSC. Herein, we reported the sudden unexpected collapse of a well-appearing full-term baby occurred during SCC and to make health care providers and parents aware of this possible risk.

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