Cross-Cultural and Inter-Professional Knowledge Translation of Developmentally Supportive Care in an Indian NICU, poster, Department of Occupational Therapy, Thomas Jefferson Univeristy, AOTA 95th annual conference and expo, Nashville, Tennessee, Thomas Jefferson University
A cross-cultural, and inter-professional NICU Team, including an American OT, used knowledge translation (KT) frameworks to apply current global evidence in developmentally supportive care in ways that were useful, cost effective, and meaningful to the families and staff in their tertiary care NICU setting in Gurgaon, India. The team used Pre & Post videotaping of routine care and procedures to measure the change in practice.
1. Increase NICU nurses’ use of DSC during routine care and procedures
2. Decrease the use of non-supportive behaviors
Carroll, OTD, OTR/L, Amy and Toth-Cohen, PhD, OTR/L, Susan, "Cross-Cultural and Inter-Professional Knowledge Translation of Developmentally Supportive Care in an Indian NICU" (2015). Department of Occupational Therapy Posters and Presentations. Paper 22.