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Gelfer P, Cameron R, Masters K, Kennedy KA. Integrating "Back to Sleep" recommendations into neonatal ICU practice. Pediatrics. 2013;131(4):e1264-1270.

Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23460685

NPM: 5: Safe Sleep
Intervention Components (click on component to see a list of all articles that use that intervention): PROVIDER/PRACTICE, Provider Training/Education, Provision of Safe Sleep Item, Assessment (Provider), HOSPITAL, Quality Improvement, Policy/Guideline (Hospital), Crib Card, CAREGIVER, Education/Training (caregiver), Assessment (caregiver), Educational Material (caregiver)

Intervention Results:

  • Audit data showed that there was a significant increase in the rate of supine positioning from 39% at baseline to 83% at follow-up (p<0.001).
  • Parental surveys showed that there was a significant increase in the rate of supine position from 73% at baseline to 93% at follow-up (p<0.05).

Kuhlmann S, Ahlers-Schmidt CR, Lukasiewicz G, Truong TM. Interventions to improve safe sleep among hospitalized infants at eight children's hospitals. Hosp Pediatr. 2016;6(2):88-94.

Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26753631

NPM: 5: Safe Sleep
Intervention Components (click on component to see a list of all articles that use that intervention): PROVIDER/PRACTICE, Provider Training/Education, Provision of Safe Sleep Item, HOSPITAL, Policy/Guideline (Hospital), Sleep Environment Modification, CAREGIVER, Education/Training (caregiver), Educational Material (caregiver), Attestation (Provider)

Intervention Results:

Across all 8 sites, safe sleep position increased from 85.0% at baseline to 96.2% at follow-up (p<0.001).

McMullen SL, Fioravanti ID, Brown K, Carey MG. Safe sleep for hospitalized infants. MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs. 2016;41(1):43-50.

Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26658535

NPM: 5: Safe Sleep
Intervention Components (click on component to see a list of all articles that use that intervention): PROVIDER/PRACTICE, Provider Training/Education, Provision of Safe Sleep Item, Attestation (Provider), HOSPITAL, Quality Improvement, Policy/Guideline (Hospital), Crib Card, Visual Display, Sleep Environment Modification, Promotional Event, CAREGIVER, Education/Training (caregiver), Educational Material (caregiver), Attestation (caregiver)

Intervention Results:

Prior to the intervention, 70% of infants were found in the supine sleep position; after the intervention, 90% were found supine (p<0.01).

Rocca Rivarola M, Reyes P, Henson C, et al. Impact of an educational intervention to improve adherence to the recommendations on safe infant sleep. Arch Argent Pediatr. 2016;114(3):223-231.

Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27164334

NPM: 5: Safe Sleep
Intervention Components (click on component to see a list of all articles that use that intervention): PROVIDER/PRACTICE, Provider Training/Education, Educational Material (Provider), HOSPITAL, Crib Card, Visual Display, CAREGIVER, Education/Training (caregiver), Educational Material (caregiver)

Intervention Results:

Caregiver report showed that 42% and 77% of infants were asleep supine at baseline and follow-up respectively (p<0.0001).

Rowe AD, Sisterhen LL, Mallard E, et al. Integrating safe sleep practices into a pediatric hospital: outcomes of a quality improvement project. J Pediatr Nurs. 2016;31(2):e141-147.

Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26643582

NPM: 5: Safe Sleep
Intervention Components (click on component to see a list of all articles that use that intervention): PROVIDER/PRACTICE, Provider Training/Education, Attestation (Provider), HOSPITAL, Quality Improvement, Policy/Guideline (Hospital), Sleep Environment Modification, CAREGIVER, Educational Material (caregiver)

Intervention Results:

Audit data showed that 72% and 77% of infants were asleep supine at baseline and follow-up respectively (p=0.07).

Voos KC, Terreros A, Larimore P, Leick-Rude MK, Park N. Implementing safe sleep practices in a neonatal intensive care unit. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2015;28(14):1637-1640.

Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25212974

NPM: 5: Safe Sleep
Intervention Components (click on component to see a list of all articles that use that intervention): PROVIDER/PRACTICE, Provider Training/Education, Assessment (Provider), HOSPITAL, Quality Improvement, Policy/Guideline (Hospital), CAREGIVER, Education/Training (caregiver), Educational Material (caregiver), Sleep Environment Modification

Intervention Results:

Comparing baseline to follow-up, there was no significant change in infants not positioned on back (21% vs. 12%) (p>0.05).

Gelfer, P., Cameron, R., Masters, K., & Kennedy, K. A. (2013). Integrating “Back to Sleep” recommendations into neonatal ICU practice. Pediatrics, 131(4), e1264-e1270.

Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23460685

NPM: 5: Safe Sleep
Intervention Components (click on component to see a list of all articles that use that intervention): PROVIDER/PRACTICE, Provider Training/Education, Educational Material (Provider)

Intervention Results:

NICU compliance with supine positioning increased from 39% to 83% (P < .001), provision of a firm sleeping surface increased from 5% to 96% (P < .001), and the removal of soft objects from the bed improved from 45% to 75% (P = .001). Through the use of a postdischarge telephone survey, parental compliance with safe sleep practices was noted to improve from 23% to 82% (P < .001).
   

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number U02MC31613, MCH Advanced Education Policy, $3.5 M. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.