TITLE

Refining Clinical Terminology for Expert System Development: An Application in the Noenatal Intensive Care Unit

AUTHOR(S)
Panniers, Teresa L.; Hayes, Janice S.
PUB. DATE
September 2002
SOURCE
Pediatric Nursing;Sep/Oct2002, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p519
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Clarifies the terms surrounding the clinical problem of initiating oral feeding in premature infants cared for in the neonatal intensive care unit. Options for feeding; Concept of oral feeding as an umbrella term; Phrases related to feeding premature infants.
ACCESSION #
7554040

 

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