Assisted Ventilation of the Neonate: Expert Consult - Online and Print / Edition 5

Assisted Ventilation of the Neonate: Expert Consult - Online and Print / Edition 5

by Jay P. Goldsmith, Edward Karotkin
     
 

ISBN-10: 1416056246

ISBN-13: 9781416056249

Pub. Date: 10/12/2010

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Assisted Ventilation of the Neonate, 5th Edition, by Drs. Jay P. Goldsmith and Edward Karotkin, guides you through the latest innovations in ventilatory assistance, helping you improve outcomes and quality of life in newborns. With a new emphasis on prevention of chronic lung disease and long term neurologic damage, this edition covers basic concepts of

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Assisted Ventilation of the Neonate, 5th Edition, by Drs. Jay P. Goldsmith and Edward Karotkin, guides you through the latest innovations in ventilatory assistance, helping you improve outcomes and quality of life in newborns. With a new emphasis on prevention of chronic lung disease and long term neurologic damage, this edition covers basic concepts of pulmonary pathophysiology and offers practical guidance on both basic and advanced ventilation management strategies. Quality improvement strategies such as non-invasive ventilation, early extubation, oxygen targeting and prevention of intraventricular hemorrhage are reviewed. You’ll also have easy access to the complete contents and illustrations online at expertconsult.com.

• Access expert coverage of all aspects of neonatal pulmonary care-including complications, nutrition, transport, outcomes, follow-up, and parental education.
• Sharpen your diagnostic and clinical skills with case studies drawn from actual patients.

• Find key facts fast with more than 30 quick-reference appendices: normal values, assessment charts, ICU flow charts, procedure steps, and other useful tools.
• Learn how to best use assisted ventilation equipment and pharmacologic agents to prevent long-term pulmonary and neurologic damage.
• Benefit from Drs. Goldsmith and Karotkin’s widely acknowledged expertise in neonatology and pulmonology.

• Incorporate the latest innovations in ventilatory strategies in your practice.
• Gain new insight into today’s hottest topics including Ventilator Associated Pneumonia; Quality Improvement; Ventilation of Neonates in Developing Countries; and Human Interactions with Mechanical Ventilators.
• Access the complete contents and illustrations online at expertconsult.com - fully searchable!
• Understand the pros and cons of non-invasive ventilation and earlier extubation.
• Avoid ventilator-associated illness and injury with practical guidance in this vital area.
• Get coverage of basic concepts and advanced neonatal ventilation management strategies in one volume.

Master the art of mechanical ventilation with the latest innovations in ventilatory assistance and improve outcomes and quality of life in newborns.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781416056249
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
10/12/2010
Pages:
656
Sales rank:
927,557
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

1Introduction to Assisted Ventilation1
2Physiologic Principles15
3Control of Ventilation and Apnea41
4Resuscitation61
5Ethical and Legal Issues81
6Pulmonary Care91
7Nursing Care107
8Continuous Positive Airway Pressure127
9Positive-Pressure Ventilation: Pressure-Limited and Time-Cycled Ventilation149
10Volume-Controlled Ventilation171
11High Frequency Ventilation183
12Special Ventilatory Techniques and Modalities I: Patient-Triggered Ventilation203
13Special Ventilatory Techniques and Modalities II: Lung Protective Strategies and Liquid Ventilation219
14Special Ventilatory Techniques and Modalities III: Inhaled Nitric Oxide Therapy235
15Ventilatory Strategies249
16Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation261
17Blood Gases: Technical Aspects and Interpretation279
18Pulmonary Function and Graphics293
19Pharmacologic Adjuncts I311
20Pharmacologic Adjuncts II: Exogenous Surfactants329
21Complications345
22Surgical Management of the Airway379
23Cardiovascular Aspects395
24Nutritional Support413
25Central Nervous System Morbidity429
26Intraoperative Management449
27Transport of Ventilated Infants479
28Pulmonary Outcome and Follow-Up491
29Ventilatory Management Casebooks507
Appendices531
Index579

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