Comprehensive Neonatal Care: An Interdisciplinary Approach / Edition 4

Comprehensive Neonatal Care: An Interdisciplinary Approach / Edition 4

by Carole Kenner, Judy Wright Lott
     
 

ISBN-10: 1416029427

ISBN-13: 9781416029427

Pub. Date: 03/09/2007

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Comprehensive Neonatal Care: An Interdisciplinary Approach provides a comprehensive physiologic and pathophysiologic approach to neonatal nursing management. Includes a complete physiologic and embryonic foundation for each neonatal system, as well as coverage of associated risk factors, genetics, critical periods of development, nutrition, and

Overview

Comprehensive Neonatal Care: An Interdisciplinary Approach provides a comprehensive physiologic and pathophysiologic approach to neonatal nursing management. Includes a complete physiologic and embryonic foundation for each neonatal system, as well as coverage of associated risk factors, genetics, critical periods of development, nutrition, and parenting.

• Detailed discussions of each organ system include assessment and management strategies, complications, and new technologies.
• A collaborative approach unites medical, surgical, and psychosocial care.
• Clinical decision-making rationales are supported with the latest research.
• Discusses appropriate diagnostic tests and interpretation in each chapter.
• Emphasizes the role of the family in the continuum of care.
• Evolve website includes case studies with exam questions, resource information on neonatal nursing standards, competency-based education, and tools for family-centered care. Also includes resources from the companion handbook and new 3-D animations.

• Prenatal and Postpartal Risk Factors chapter discusses health risks affecting fetuses and neonates.
• Resuscitation and Stabilization of the Infant chapter includes only the most current and relevant resuscitation concepts and practices.
• Genetic Influences on Newborn and Infant Health chapter covers the many roles genetics can play in neonatal health.
• Explores the latest issues and trends in developmental care.
• New advanced management content has been added throughout systems chapters.
• Includes additional algorithms.
• Addition of second color improves readability and enhances illustrations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781416029427
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
03/09/2007
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
768
Product dimensions:
8.78(w) x 11.24(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Unit One: Systems Assessment and Management of Disorders

1. Respiratory System

2. Emerging Technology for Management of Respiratory Disorders

3. Cardiovascular System

4. Integumentary System

5. Gastrointestinal System

6. Metabolic System

7. Endocrine System

8. Genitourinary System

9. Immune System

10. Hematologic System

11. Musculoskeletal System

12. Neurologic System

13. Auditory System

14. Ophthalmic System

Unit Two: Special Considerations

15. Fluids, Electrolytes, Vitamins, and Trace Minerals

16. Neonatal and Infant Pharmacology

17. Pain in the Newborn and Infant

18. Fetal Therapy

19. Surgical Considerations in the Newborn and Infant

Unit Three: Vulnerable Populations

20. Newborn or Infant Transplant Patient

21. Substance-Exposed Newborn

22. Extremely Low Birth Weight (ELBW) Infant

Unit Four: Environmental Health and Family Centered Care

23. Neurobehavioral Development

24. The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) Environment

25. Family: Essential Partner in Care

Unit Five: Beyond the NICU

26. Palliative and End-of-Life Care

27. When A Baby Dies: Caring for Bereaved Families

28. Complementary and Integrative Therapies

29. Post-Discharge Care of the Newborn and Infant

Unit Six: New Challenges in Neonatal Care

30. Trends in Neonatal Care Delivery

31. Electronic Medical Records and Technology

32. Impact of Genetics on Neonatal Care

33. Neonatal Research and Evidence-Based Practice

34. Legal and Ethical Issues in Neonatal Nursing

35. Competency-Based Education in Nursing

Unit Seven: Prenatal, Intrapartal, and Newborn Care

36. Fetal Development: Environmental Influences and Critical Periods

37. Prenatal, Antenatal, and Post-Partal Risk Factors

38. Resuscitation and Stabilization of the Newborn and Infant

39. Assessment of the Newborn and Infant

Appendices

Preconception and Pregnancy Risk Factors and Risk Reduction Strategies

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