Neonatal Nursing Education Briefs

Effects of Maternal Chorioamnionitis on the Neonate

Purpose and Goal: CNEP # 2090

  • Understand the effects of choriamnionitis on the neonate.
  • Learn about a new approach for treating infants at risk.

None of the planners, faculty or content specialists has any conflict of interest or will be presenting any off-label product use. This presentation has no commercial support or sponsorship, nor is it co-sponsored.

Requirements for Successful Completion

  • Successfully complete the post-test
  • Complete the evaluation form


  • December 2018 – December 2020

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the pathogenesis of maternal chorioamnionitis.
  • Describe the outcomes for neonates exposed to chorioamnionitis.
  • Identify 2 approaches for the treatment of early onset sepsis.

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