Rennie & Roberton's Textbook of Neonatology: Expert Consult: Online and Print / Edition 5

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2013 BMA Medical Book Awards Highly Commended in Paediatrics!

Thoroughly revised and updated, the New Edition of this definitive text explains how to care for neonates using the very latest methods. Of diagnosis and treatment.Rennie & Roberton's Textbook of Neonatology, 5th Edition represents the state-of-the-art on neonatal care, providing not only detailed pathophysiology and clinical chapters on every condition of the neonate but also comprehensive chapters on the psychosocial aspects of neonatology, such as handling perinatal death and ethical and legal aspects of neonatal care. Contributions from Fetal Medicine experts and Obstetricians provide valuable peripheral information essential to the practice of neonatology.Rennie & Roberton's Textbook of Neonatology, 5th Edition is the gold standard for neonatal care and will be an invaluable tool for everyone involved in the care of the neonate. It serves as an authoritative reference for practitioners, a valuable preparation tool for neonatal certification exams, and a useful resource for the entire neonatal care team

Improved illustration program throughout –color figures, line drawings. Will facilitate quick review and enhance comprehension.

Major changes have been made to the chapters on genomics, screening,and a range of neurologic, respiratory and cardiovascular disorders including: resuscitation and ventilation, chronic lung disease, periventricular leucomalcia.This book continues to provide the user with the latest clinically relevant applications in diagnosis and management to enable user to derive appropriate differential diagnosis and management plans.

Latest advances in imaging techniques included (CT, cranial ultrasonography, MRI. There has been tremendous growth in the pace of development and refinement of imaging techniques. This book will ensure that the user if fully aware of their clinical applications.

Incorporates the latest guidelines on clinical governance (as recommended by RCPCH).Helps ensure implementation of appropriate management plans.

Selected “key” references now included at end of each chapter. Experts carefully select the most important articles for further reading to facilitate further understanding/research

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780702034794
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 9/13/2012
  • Edition number: 5
  • Pages: 1360
  • Sales rank: 1,124,953
  • Product dimensions: 9.00 (w) x 11.10 (h) x 2.50 (d)

Table of Contents



Chapter 1 Epidemiology

Chapter 2 Organisation and Evaluation of Perinatal Care

Chapter 3 Outcome following Preterm Birth

Chapter 4 Developmental Care

Chapter 5 Counselling and Support for Parents and Families

Chapter 6 Ethical and Legal Aspects of Neonatology

Chapter 6.1 Ethics

Chapter 6.2 The Law

Chapter 7 Science and the Emergence of Neonatal Medicine


Chapter 8 Basic Genetics

Chapter 9 Antenatal Diagnosis and Fetal Medicine

Chapter 10 Fetal Growth, Intrauterine Growth Restriction and .

Small-for-Gestational-Age Babies

Chapter 11 Maternal Illness in Pregnancy

Chapter 12 Obstetrics for the Neonatologist


Chapter 13 Resuscitation and Transport of the Newborn

Chapter 13.1 Stabilisation and Resuscitation of the Newborn

Chapter 13.2 Neonatal Transport


Chapter 14 Examination of the Newborn

Chapter 15 Temperature Control and Disorders

Chapter 16 Infant Feeding

Chapter 16.1 New Perspectives in Neonatal Nutrition

Chapter 16.2 Feeding the Full-Term Baby

Chapter 16.3 Feeding Low-Birthweight Infants

Chapter 17 Parenteral Nutrition

Chapter 18 Fluid and Electrolyte Balance

Chapter 19 Intensive Care Monitoring and Data Handling

Chapter 20 Care of the Normal Term Newborn Baby

Chapter 21 Care of the Normal Small Baby and Convalescent .

NICU Graduate

Chapter 22 Neonatal Complications following Diabetes in .


Chapter 23 Twins

Chapter 24 Pharmacology

Chapter 25 Neonatal Analgesia

Chapter 26 The Baby of a Substance-Abusing Mother


Chapter 27 Pulmonary Disease of the Newborn

Chapter 27.1 Physiology

Chapter 27.2 Acute Respiratory Disease

Chapter 27.3 Chronic Lung Disease

Chapter 27.4 Apnoea and Bradycardia

Chapter 27.5 Malformations of the Lower Respiratory Tract

Chapter 27.6 Diaphragmatic Hernia

Chapter 27.7 Airway Problems

Chapter 28 Cardiovascular Disease

Chapter 29 Gastroenterology

Chapter 29.1 Neonatal Jaundice

Chapter 29.2 Liver Disease

Chapter 29.3 Gastrointestinal Disorders

Chapter 29.4Congenital Defects and Surgical Problems

Chapter 30 Haematology

Chapter 31 Malformation Syndromes

Chapter 32 Neonatal Dermatology

Chapter 33 Ophthalmology

Chapter 34 Metabolic and Endocrine Disorders

Chapter 34.1 Disorders of Metabolic Homeostasis in

the Neonate

Chapter 34.2 Endocrine Disorders

Chapter 34.3 Inborn Errors of Metabolism in the Neonate

Chapter 34.4 Metabolic Bone Disease

Chapter 35 Disorders of the Kidney and Urinary Tract

Chapter 35.1 Renal Function and Renal Disease in the Newborn

Chapter 35.2 Urology

Chapter 36 Neonatal Malignancy

Chapter 37 Orthopaedic Problems in the Neonate

Chapter 38 Neonatal Gynaecology

Chapter 39 Neonatal Infection

Chapter 39.1 Immunodeficiency

Chapter 39.2 Infection in the Newborn

Chapter 40 Neurological Problems in the Newborn

Chapter 40.1 Examination of the Nervous System

Chapter 40.2 Neonatal Seizures

Chapter 40.3 Intracranial Haemorrhage and Perinatal Stroke .

(Arterial and Venous) at Term

Chapter 40.4 Hypoxic-Ischaemic Brain Injury

Chapter 40.5 Preterm Brain Injury

Chapter 40.6 Hereditary and Degenerative Central Nervous .

System Disease

Chapter 40.7 Muscle Disease in the Newborn

Chapter 40.8 Central Nervous System Malformations



Chapter 41 The Perinatal Postmortem Examination

Chapter 42 The Clinical Biochemistry Laboratory

Chapter 43 Neonatal Imaging


Chapter 44 Procedures and Iatrogenic



A1 Haematological Values in the Newborn

A2 Coagulation Values in Term and Preterm Infants

A3 Normal Ranges for Commonly Assessed ECG Values .

in the Newborn

A4 Normal Values for Neonatal Blood Pressure

A5 UK-WHO Chart Source Data

A6 Neonatal Biochemical Reference Ranges

A7 Normal Blood Gas Values

A8 Normal Cerebrospinal Fluid Values

A9 Oxyhaemaglobin Dissociation Curve

A10 The Siggard-Andersen Nomogram

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