A leading force behind the pediatric health care revolution, his ground-breaking Neonatal Behavioral Assessment Scale (NBAS) is now used worldwide to recognize the physical and neurological responses of newborns, as well as emotional well-being and individual differences.
What does NBAS stand for?
NBAS stands for Neonatal Behavioral Assessment Scale
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- New Bern Amateur Radio Club (North Carolina)
- North Brevard Amateur Radio Club (Mims, FL)
- National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (India; finance industry)
- New Brunswick Association of Real Estate Appraisers (Canada)
- National Black Advocacy, Reform, Education & Freedom Society
- NIH (National Institute of Health) Backup and Recovery Service
- New Brunswick Association of Respiratory Therapists (Canada)
- Narva Business Advisory Services (est. 1993; Narva, Estonia)
- National Biosurveillance Advisory Subcommittee
- National Bloodhound Association of Switzerland (Widen, Switzerland)
- North Bucks Archaeological Society (UK)
- Norwegian Business Association Singapore
- Neonatal Behavioral Assessment Scale with Kansas Supplement
- New Bern Area Soccer Association (North Carolina)
- Newport Baseball and Softball Association (Newport, OR)
- National Black Association for Speech-Language and Hearing (Pittsburgh, PA)
- New Brunswick Association of Speech Language Pathologists and Audiologists (Canada)
- New Brunswick Association of Social Workers
- Nederlandse Bond Aqua Terra (Dutch: Dutch Union Aqua Terra; club)
- Neutral and Basic Amino Acid Transporter (neurology)
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However, using a measure of behavioural responsiveness called the Brazelton Neonatal Behavioral Assessment Scale, they found that the exposed infants were less aroused.
At the same time, their infants were tested for their neurobehavioral functioning using the Brazelton Neonatal Behavioral Assessment Scale (NBAS), a commonly used behavioral test.
They employed a battery of tests using the Brazelton Neonatal Behavioral Assessment Scale for habituation, orientation, motor performance, range of state, regulation of state, autonomic stability, and reflex in 381 infants younger than 62 days of age.
The Brazelton Neonatal Behavioral Assessment Scale (BNBAS; Brazelton, 1973) was administered midway between feedings and following the sleep session observations.
Brazelton' Neonatal Behavioral Assessment Scale (NBAS).
Among his many important contributions is his Neonatal Behavioral Assessment Scale, which measures a newborn infant's capacity to respond to sights and sounds.
Some instruments such as the Neonatal Behavioral Assessment Scale (NBAS) (Brazelton 1984; Brazelton and Nugent 1995) and the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) Network Neurobehavioral Scale (Lester et al.