Nappy Rash

 

Reviewed Amy Donnelly
August 2009
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Prevention Treatment of an Excoriated Bottom Candida Nappy Rash Severe Nappy Rash

Prevention

For High Risk Infants:

Treatment of an Excoriated Bottom

Severe Nappy Rash

Treatment of Candidiasis

Nappy rash Flow Chart: Recommended Barrier Products

References

1 Atherton, D. J. (2004). A review of the pathophysiology, prevention and treatment of irritant diaper dermatitis.
2 Baer,E., Davies, M., & Easterbrook, K. (2006). Disposable nappies for preventing napkin dermatitis in infants. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. (4).
3 Kuller, J., Raines, D.A., Ecklund, S., Folsom, M.S., Lund, C., & Rothwell, D. M. (2001). Neonatal Skin Care: Evidence-based clinical practice guideline. Washington: Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses.
4 Lund C, Kuller J, Lane A, Lott JW, Raines DA. Neonatal skin care: the scientific basis for practice. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 1999; 28(3):241-54.
5 Lund CH, Osborne JW, Kuller J, Lane AT, Lott JW, Raines DA. Neonatal skin care: clinical outcomes of the AWHONN/NANN evidence-based clinical practice guideline. Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses and the National Association of Neonatal Nurses. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 2001; 30(1):41-51.
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Ralf, A., (2008). Skin care of the diaper area. Pediatric Dermatology, 25(4), 427-433.

7 Rowe, J., McCall., & Kent, B. (2008). The clinical effectiveness of barrier preparations in the prevention and treatment of nappy dermatitis in infants and preschool children of nappy age: A systematic review. International Journal of evidenced-Based Healthcare