Table 3 Changes in care practices during COVID-19 pandemic.

From: Care of hospitalized infants and their families during the COVID-19 pandemic: an international survey

  N n (%)
Parents/primary caregivers’ presence 96  
         Same as before   16 (16.7)
         Restricted   80 (83.3)
Parents/primary caregivers’ participation in care 81  
         Same as before   56 (69.1)
         Restricted   26 (32.1)
Encouragement of skin-to-skin care   
         Same as before 96 75 (78.1)
         Restricted   21 (21.9)
Promotion of breastfeeding   
         Same as before 96 84 (87.5)
         Restricted   12 (12.5)
Use of mother’s own expressed milk 94  
         Same as before   82 (87.3)
         Restricted   12 (12.7)
Grandparents/Sibling’s presence 95  
         Same as before   12 (12.6)
         Restricted   83 (87.4)
Psychological support for parents/primary caregivers   
         Same as before 96  
         More   50 (52.1)
         Restricted   15 (15.6)
for health care team   32 (33.3)
         Same as before 95  
         More   38 (40.0)
         Restricted   17 (17.9)
   40 (42.1)