Susan Ludington  

maintains the  KCBIB ... the "Kangaroo Care Bibliography"
the single greatest resource in existence on "Kangaroo Care". 
This is an annotated bibliography of all publications and informations on Kangaroo care

The version that can be downloaded here was updated in May 2014 .
It is 3MB in size, so may take some time to download, it is worth the wait.

This is also available direct from her as she updates it     sml15@case.edu

Susan Ludington 

Susie is also the Executive Director of the  United States Institute for Kangaroo Care     USIKC

Outcome CHARTS   these updated by Susie ongoing to May 2014     (more than 40 new charts since 2010)
From the above KCBIB, Susie extracts all described outcomes, and collates these in separate documents (charts).
These can be downloaded from the links that follow.  There are more than 160 of these, and all of them are included in the following table.

 May 2014   updates

Activity

Anxiety

Apnea

Arm circumf’

Attachment

Attention

Baby Friendly

Barriers to KC

Basal Met’ rate

Behavioral organization

Beta endorphin

Bilirubin

Birth KC

Blood Glucose

Blood pressure

BOOKS

BPD

Bradycardia

Brain activation

Brain studies

Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding exclusive

Carbon dioxide

Cardiac – congenital

Cerebral oxygenation

Cesarean section

Chest circumference

Community KC

Compassionate KC

Congential heart defect

Contra-indications

Co-regulation synchrony

Cortisol

COST

CPAP during KC

Crying

Depression

Desaturations

Development

Developmental care

Developmental interventions

Diaper change

Diarrhea

Discharge and Post

Duration of KC

Early KC

Emotion in infant

Epidural

Episiotomy

Essential care of the newborn

Family Friendly

Feeds in KC

FiO2 concentration

Full term

Gastrin

Gavage feeds

GER

Guidelines

HCT

Head circumference

Heart Rate variability

Heart rate

Hemoglobin

Home environment

Implementation

Incubators

Infection

INK

Interaction

Intervening variable

IUGR

IVH

KC Fathers paternal

Late preterm

KC FULLTERM

Learning to do KC

Legal KC

Length of Stay

Length

Life threatening events

Little KC being done

Massage

Maternal behavior

Maternal depression

Maternal Employment

Maternal feelings

Maternal scent

Maternal sleep

Maternal vs pickup infant

Mean Arterial pressure

Memory

Mental health infant

Metaanalyses

Micropreemie

 

Morbidity

Mortality

Music & KC

Near term problems

Negative outcomes

Neonatal abstinence

NICU admissions

Odor recognition

Oxygen consumption

Oxygen saturation

Oxygen desaturations

Oxytocin

Pain

Parents as providers

Paternal feelings

Paternal KC

Pediatric KC

PEEP

Periodic breathing

PIP (Peak insp pressure)

Placenta

Post surgical

Postpartum hemorrhage

Post-partum KC

Practice surveys

Prolactin

Prone position

Quality improvement

Randomized Controlled trials

Readmissions

Relaxation

Residual effects

Respiratory distress

Respiratory Rate

Retinopathy of prematurity

Reviews of KC

Routine KC

Safety

Satisfaction

Self regulation

Separation

Serum bilirubin

Sleep

Smaller, sicker, younger …

Stability

Staff issues

State regulation

Still face

Stillbirth history

Stress

Substance abuse

Suction KC

Support for KC

Surrogate KC

Survey BIB

Swaddling holding vs KC

TcPO2

Temperament

Temperature

Tests

Thyroid

Transfusions

Transfer

Transport

Twin and multiples

Umbilical lines   art & ven

Vagal tone

Ventilated KC

Weight change

Years of pubs

 

3rd world reports

 Wrap appraisals
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Swavek Haduc   (1958 - 2014)

As Susie was completing the updates of these charts,   Swavek died suddenly and unexpectedly. Swavek and Susie were married for 18 years, and Swavek provided a wonderful and stable base for Susie during this time. I post this here to his memory.

See more ...

http://obits.cleveland.com/obituaries/ 

Swavek Haduc