Neonatology: Pathophysiology and Management of the Newborn / Edition 4

Neonatology: Pathophysiology and Management of the Newborn / Edition 4

by Gordon B. Avery

ISBN-10: 0397511019

ISBN-13: 9780397511013

Pub. Date: 10/28/1993

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

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Table of Contents

Preface to the First Edition
Pt. 1General Considerations
1Neonatology: Perspective at the End of the Twentieth Century3
2Futility Considerations in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit9
3Neonatology in the United States: Scope and Organization15
4Neonatal Transport35
5Newborn Intensive Care Unit Design: Scientific and Practical Considerations49
6Neonatal Nursing: The Organization of Care and Quality Assurance in the NICU61
7Law, Risk Management, and the Practice of Neonatology73
8The Vulnerable Neonate and the Neonatal Intensive Care Environment91
Pt. 2The Fetal Patient
9Prenatal Diagnosis in the Molecular Age111
10Feto-Maternal Interactions: Placental Physiology and Its Role as a Go-Between125
11Fetal Ultrasonography143
12Prenatal Diagnosis: Procedures and Trends161
13Fetal Therapy173
14The Impact of Maternal Illness on the Neonate187
15The Effects of Maternal Drugs on the Developing Fetus209
16Obstetric Analgesia and Anesthesia237
Pt. 3Transition and Stabilization
17The Onset of Respiration257
18Delivery Room Management279
19Physical Assessment and Classification301
20Behavioral Competence321
21General Care333
22Fluid and Electrolyte Management345
24Thermal Regulation395
Pt. 4The Low-Birth-Weight Infant
25Intrauterine Growth Restriction and the Small-for-Gestational-Age Infant411
26The Extremely-Low-Birth-Weight Infant445
27Multiple Gestations473
Pt. 5The Newborn Infant
28Acute Respiratory Disorders485
29Chronic Lung Disease509
30Principles of Management of Respiratory Problems533
31Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation557
32Sudden Infant Death Syndrome569
33Cardiac Disease577
34Preoperative and Postoperative Care of the Infant with Critical Congenital Heart Disease647
35Carbohydrate Homeostasis699
36Calcium and Magnesium Homeostasis715
37Gastrointestinal Disease739
39Inherited Metabolic Disorders821
40Congenital Anomalies839
41Endocrine Disorders of the Newborn859
42Renal Disease887
43Structural Abnormalities of the Genitourinary System975
44General Surgery1005
46Immunology of the Fetus and Newborn1093
47Chronic Infections1123
48Acute Infections1189
49Neurological and Neuromuscular Disorders1231
50Neurosurgery of the Newborn1253
52Eye Disorders1285
54Dermatologic Conditions1323
Pt. 6Pharmacology
55Drug Therapy in the Newborn1363
56The Infant of the Drug-Dependent Mother1407
57Anesthesia and Analgesia1447
Pt. 7Beyond the Nursery
58Medical Care after Discharge1463
59Developmental Outcome1479
ASelected Laboratory Values1501
BHematologic Values1509
CPhysiologic Values1517
DGrowth Parameters1527
ENutritional Values1535
FTechnical Procedures1543
GDevelopmental Screening1547
IRenal Anomalies1565
Subject Index1577

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