Primary Care Obstetrics Grand Rounds: Skin-to-Skin Contact in Cesarean Section: Providing Evidence-based Care

Presentation: Skin-to-Skin Contact in Cesarean Section:  Providing Evidence-based Care

Presenter: Meagan Furnivall, RM, MSc, Registered Midwife, London Health Sciences Centre

Date: Thursday, March 10, 2022

Time: 7:30 to 8:30 a.m.

Learning Objectives: 

  1. Comprehend the literature regarding skin-to-skin contact;
  2. Describe the appropriate patient candidates for skin-to-skin contact in the operating room and understand the ways in which skin-to-skin contact can be made safer at London Health Sciences Centre;
  3. Identify the barriers and facilitators to promoting skin-to-skin contact in cesarean section alongside a brief introduction to our research focusing on improving safety.


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