- Response for being in hospital: Usually in infant’s 6th month, he can identify the face of acquaintance and stranger. He learns about his mother, and has a more and more strong sense of dependence on his mother. In this phase of infant hospitalization, the main reaction is separation anxiety. It is the behavioral characteristics of baby when he is separated from his parents or the closest person
Baby cannot stop crying, looking for his mother, avoid and refuse the strangers. If baby stays in hospital for a long time, he will show inactive, depression, flinch and not interested in things around.
- Main nursing measures: