Comprehensive Neonatal Nursing: A Physiologic Perspective / Edition 2

Comprehensive Neonatal Nursing: A Physiologic Perspective / Edition 2

by Carole Kenner, Ann A. Flandermeyer, Judy Wright
     
 

ISBN-10: 0721665357

ISBN-13: 9780721665351

Pub. Date: 12/01/1997

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This solid resource provides a comprehensive examination of neonatal nursing management from a physiologic and pathophysiologic approach. It features 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.

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Overview

This solid resource provides a comprehensive examination of neonatal nursing management from a physiologic and pathophysiologic approach. It features 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.

Key Features:

  • A collaborative approach encompassing medical, surgical, and psychosocial care is emphasized.
  • The most up-to-date research findings demonstrate the rationales for practice strategies and clinical decision making.
  • Appropriate diagnostic tests and their interpretation are discussed in each system chapter.
  • The family in the continuum of care is emphasized — including the changing family unit and the sibling’s adaptation to a new family member.
  • In depth discussions of each organ system include assessment and management strategies, complications, and new technologies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721665351
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
12/01/1997
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1075
Product dimensions:
8.82(w) x 11.31(h) x 1.77(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Neonatal Nursing Care in the New Health Care Delivery Environment
Ch. 2Regionalization in Today's Health Care Delivery System
Ch. 3Evidence-Based Neonatal Nursing Practice
Ch. 4Legal and Ethical Issues of Neonatal Care
Ch. 5Collaborative Research in Neonatal Nursing
Ch. 6Competency-Based Education in Neonatal Nursing
Ch. 7Family-Centered Care
Ch. 8When a Baby Dies: Caring for Bereaved Families
Ch. 9Hospice and Palliative Care
Ch. 10Human Genetics and Implications for Neonatal Care
Ch. 11Fetal Development: Environmental Influences and Critical Periods
Ch. 12High-Risk Pregnancy
Ch. 13Fetal Therapy
Ch. 14Effects of Labor on the Fetus and Neonate
Ch. 15Resuscitation and Stabilization of the Newborn
Ch. 16Management of the NICU Environment
Ch. 17Newborn and Infant Neurobehavioral Development
Ch. 18Monitoring Neonatal Biophysical Parameters in a Developmentally Supportive Environment
Ch. 19Computer Technology Use in Newborn and Infant Nursing
Ch. 20Newborn and Infant Assessment
Ch. 21Assessment and Management of Neonatal Respiratory System Disorders
Ch. 22New Technologies Applied to the Management of the Respiratory System
Ch. 23Assessment and Management of the Cardiovascular System
Ch. 24Fluids, Electrolytes, Vitamins, and Trace Minerals
Ch. 25Nutrition: Physiologic Basis of Metabolism and Management of Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition
Ch. 26Assessment and Management of the Gastrointestinal System
Ch. 27Assessment and Management of the Metabolic System
Ch. 28Assessment and Management of the Endocrine System
Ch. 29Assessment and Management of the Immune System
Ch. 30Assessment and Management of the Hematologic System
Ch. 31Assessment and Management of the Neurologic System
Ch. 32Assessment and Management of the Musculoskeletal System
Ch. 33Assessment and Management of the Genitourinary System
Ch. 34Assessment and Management of the Integumentary System
Ch. 35Assessment and Management of the Auditory System
Ch. 36Assessment and Management of the Ophthalmic System
Ch. 37Assessment and Management of the Surgical Newborn and Infant
Ch. 38Assessment and Management of the Newborn and Infant Undergoing Transplantation
Ch. 39Assessment and Management of the Substance-Exposed Newborn and Infant
Ch. 40Care of the Extremely-Low-Birth-Weight Infant
Ch. 41Diagnostic Processes
Ch. 42Identification, Management, and Prevention of Newborn/Infant Pain
Ch. 43Principles of Newborn and Infant Drug Therapy
Ch. 44Complementary Therapies
Ch. 45Systematic Assessment and Home Follow-Up: A Basis for Monitoring the Newborn and Infant's Integration into the Family
Ch. 46Transition to Home
Ch. 47Home and Community Based Care
Appendix

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