Please refer to the WHOabbreviation-UNICEFabbreviation 2019 report, “Survive and Thrive: Transforming care for every small and sick newborn” for guidance.
For additional guidance on advanced newborn care, the reader might find the following resources useful:
- Management of the sick young infant aged up to 2 months: Chart booklet. WHO. 2019
- Essential Care for Small Babies. American Academy of Pediatrics. 2017.
- Guidelines on Optimal Feeding of Low Birth-weight Infants in Low– and Middle-income Countries. WHO. 2011.
- Integrated Management of Childhood Illness. WHO.
- Interagency List of Priority Medical Devices for Essential Interventions for Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health. WHO. 2016
- Operationalizing management of sick young infants with possible serious bacterial infection (PSBI). WHO. 2017
- Pocket Book of Hospital Care for Children. WHO. 2013.
- Pregnancy, Childbirth, Postpartum and Newborn Care: A Guide for Essential Practice (3rd edition). WHO. 2015.
- Toolkit for Setting Up Special Newborn Units, Stabilisation Units and Newborn Care Corners. UNICEF.
- WHO Recommendations on Interventions to Improve Preterm Birth Outcomes. WHO. 2015.