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An isolette is a clear plastic enclosed crib that maintains a
warm environment for a new baby and isolates him or her from germs. A baby,
especially a premature baby, who cannot maintain body heat can be protected
from drafts and cold in an isolette.
Current as of:
August 21, 2015
Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine & Kimberly Dow, MD, FRCPC - Neonatology
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