Essential Neonatal Medicine / Edition 4

Essential Neonatal Medicine / Edition 4

by Malcolm I. Levene, David I. Tudehope, Sunil Sinha
     
 

ISBN-10: 1405157100

ISBN-13: 9781405157100

Pub. Date: 05/09/2008

Publisher: Wiley

Essential Neonatal Medicine provides a readily accessible and authoritative introduction to neonatal medicine for junior doctors and nurses written by internationally respected consultants in the UK and Australia.

This new edition has been totally revised and updated with the latest management techniques, updates on ethical and legal challenges and also

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Overview

Essential Neonatal Medicine provides a readily accessible and authoritative introduction to neonatal medicine for junior doctors and nurses written by internationally respected consultants in the UK and Australia.

This new edition has been totally revised and updated with the latest management techniques, updates on ethical and legal challenges and also includes new approaches to care such as kangaroo care, nesting, massage and nursery design.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405157100
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
05/09/2008
Series:
Essentials Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.80(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface to the Fourth Edition.

Preface to the First Edition.

Acknowledgements.

1 Perinatal Epidemiology and Audit.

2 Fetal Physiology, Assessment of Fetal Wellbeing and Adaptation to Extrauterine Life.

3 Neonatal depression at birth and Resuscitation of the Newborn.

4 Examination of the Newborn.

5 Birth Injury.

6 Infant Feeding and Nutrition.

7 Infection.

8 The Low Birthweight Infant.

9 Thermoregulation.

10 Respiratory Disorders.

11 Respiratory Physiology, Respiratory Failure and Mechanical Ventilation.

12 Apnoea, Bradycardia and Upper Airway Obstruction.

13 Jaundice.

14 Congenital Anomalies: Malformations and Deformations.

15 Genetics and Genetic Disorders.

16 Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders.

17 Disorders of the Cardiovascular System.

18 Haematological Disorders.

19 Neurological Disorders.

20 The Special Senses: Hearing and Vision.

21 Congenital Postural Deformities and Abnormalities of the Extremities.

22 Renal Disorders in the Newborn.

23 Gastrointestinal Disorders.

24 Skin Disorders.

25 Multiple Births.

26 Organization of Perinatal Services and Neonatal Transport.

27 Discharge and Follow-up of High-risk Infants.

28 Parent–Infant Attachment and Support for Parents Experiencing Perinatal Loss.

29 Ethical Issues in the Treatment of Critically Ill Newborn Infants Decision Making in the Care of the Newborn Infant.

30 Procedures.

Index.

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