Articles by Sherri L. McMullen, PhD, RN, FNP, NNP-BC

Safe Sleep for Hospitalized Infants

McMullen, Sherri L.; Fioravanti, Irene Dutko; Brown, Kristen; More

MCN: The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing. 41(1):43-50, January/February 2016.

A quality improvement project to promote safe sleep for hospitalized infants is reported. The project covered eight pediatric units, the neonatal intensive care unit, and the mother-baby unit. Success came slower than expected, however challenges in engaging nurses and other caregivers in the project were eventually overcome.

Transitioning Premature Infants Supine: State of the Science

McMullen, Sherri L.

MCN: The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing. 38(1):8-12, January/February 2013.

What is the evidence for transitioning the premature infant to the supine position prior to hospital discharge?