Kangaroo care by fathers and mothers: comparison of physiological and stress responses in preterm infants

A paper by B K Srinath, J Shah, P Kumar and P S Shah

Abstract

Objective: To compare physiological and biochemical responses in stable preterm neonates and their parents following kangaroo mother care (KMC) and kangaroo father care (KFC).

Study Design: We conducted a prospective cross-over design st

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