Learning ObjectivesChapter 23: Nursing Care of the Newborn with Special Needs Upon completion of the chapter, you will be able to:1. Examine factors that assist in identifying a newborn at risk due to variations in birth weight and gestational age.2. Detect contributing factors and common complications associated with dysmature infants and their management.3. Differentiate associated conditions that affect the newborn with variations in birth weight and gestational age, including appropriate management.4. Compare and contrast a small-for-gestational-age newborn and a large-for-gestational-age newborn as well as a post-term and a preterm newborn.5. Integrate knowledge of the risks associated with late preterm births into nursing interventions, discharge planning, and parent education.6. Outline the nurse’s role in helping parents experiencing perinatal grief or loss. Health Science Science Nursing NURSING RN 230 Share QuestionEmailCopy link Comments (0)