Non-pharmacological interventions for sleep promotion in hospitalized children

This is a protocol for a new Cochrane (Intervention) Review. The objectives are: To evaluate the effect of non-pharmacological sleep promotion interventions in the hospital setting on the:

  1. sleep quality, sleep duration, length of stay, and mortality of hospitalized infants and children; and 
  2. delirium incidence, length of mechanical ventilation, and patient or parent satisfaction. 

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