Key Topics in Neonatology, Second Edition

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Completely revised, the second edition of Key Topics in Neonatology provides a practical, systematic reference for all the major topics in neonatal medicine. Practical and easy to use, the book retains the same well-received format as the first edition, updates subject matter where significant recent developments have taken place, and widens the scope of the text by adding entirely new coverage. Distilling this large body of information into compact yet clear topics, the authors provide succinct reviews of issues...

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Overview

Completely revised, the second edition of Key Topics in Neonatology provides a practical, systematic reference for all the major topics in neonatal medicine. Practical and easy to use, the book retains the same well-received format as the first edition, updates subject matter where significant recent developments have taken place, and widens the scope of the text by adding entirely new coverage. Distilling this large body of information into compact yet clear topics, the authors provide succinct reviews of issues that are often skimmed over in similar sized texts. This is the resource you will want on hand to solve the complex issues you face on a daily basis.

New topics include:
Abdominal Wall Defects Breast Feeding Cerebral Palsy Hearing Screening Hepatitis C Metabolic Acidosis Outcomes of Neonatal Intensive Care

Updated topics include:
Childbirth Complications and Fetal Outcome Chromosomal Abnormalities Chronic Lung Disease Complications of Mechanical Ventilation Congenital Malformations and Birth Defects Death of a Baby Extreme Prematurity Hepatitis B HIV/AIDS Immunisation Infants of Diabetic Mothers Jaundice Liver Disorders Maternal Drug Abuse Neonatal Screening for Inherited Disease Sedation and Analgesia on the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Seizures Transfusion of Blood and Blood Products Transport of Sick Neonates, and more

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781859962343
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 12/30/2004
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 420
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Table of Contents

Abdominal Distension New! Abdominal Wall Defects Updated! Acid-Base Balance Acute Collapse Anaemia Anaesthesia and Post-Operative Analgesia Apnoeas and Bradycardias Assessment of Gestational Age Birth Injuries Updated! Bleeding Disorders Blood Glucose Homeostasis Updated! Blood Pressure New! Breast Feeding Cardiac Arrhythmias New! Cerebral Palsy Updated! Childbirth Complications and Fetal Outcome Updated! Chromosomal Abnormalities New! Chronic Lung Disease Updated! Complications of Mechanical Ventilation Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Congenital Heart Disease-Congestive Heart Failure Congenital Heart Disease-Cyanotic Defects Updated! Congenital Malformations and Birth Defects Updated! Death of a Baby Discharge Planning and Follow Up Updated! Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Updated! Extreme Prematurity Updated! Feeding Difficulties Updated! Fluid and Electrolyte Therapy Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Germinal Matrix-Intraventricular Haemorrhage Haemolytic Disease Head Size New! Hearing Screening Heart Murmurs in Neonates Updated! Hepatitis B New! Hepatitis C Herniae Hirschsprung's Disease Updated! HIV/AIDS Home Oxygen Therapy Hydrocephalus Hydrops fetalis Hypotonia Updated! Hypoxic-Ischaemic encephalopathy Updated! Immunization Updated! Infants of Diabetic Mothers Updated! Infection-General Updated! Infection-Neonatal Updated! Infection-Perinatal Updated! Infection-Prenatal Inherited Metabolic Disease-Investigation and Management Inherited Metabolic Disease-Recognisable Patterns Intrauterine Growth Restriction Intubation Updated! Jaundice Jitteriness Updated! Liver Disorders Updated! Maternal Drug Abuse Updated! Mechanical Ventilation Updated! Meconium Aspiration Syndrome New! Metabolic Acidosis Multiple Pregnancy Necrotising Enterocolitis Updated! Neonatal Screening for Inherited Disease Neonatal Surgery Neural Tube Defects Neurological Evaluation Neuromuscular Disorders-Muscular Neuromuscular Disorders-Neurological Updated! Nitric Oxide Therapy Updated! Nutrition Oesophageal anomalies Updated! Orthopaedic Problems New! Outcomes of Neonatal Intensive Care Patent Ductus Arteriosus Periventricular Leucomalacia Updated! Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension of the Newborn Polycythaemia Postnatal Examination Pregnancy Complications and Fetal Health Prenatal Diagnosis Pulmonary Air Leaks Updated! Pulmonary Haemorrhage Updated! Pulmonary Hypoplasia Updated! Renal and Urinary Tract Disorders-Nephrology Updated! Renal and Urinary Tract Disorders-Urology Respiratory Distress Updated! Respiratory Distress Syndrome Updated! Resuscitation Updated! Retinopathy of Prematurity Updated! Sedation and Analgesia on the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Updated! Seizures Sexual Ambiguity Shock Skin Disorders Stridor Updated! Surfactant Replacement Therapy Surgical Emergencies Updated! Thermoregulation Updated! Trace Minerals and Vitamins Updated! Transfusion of Blood and Blood Products Updated! Transport of Sick Neonates Vomiting

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