Roberton's Textbook of Neonatology / Edition 4

Roberton's Textbook of Neonatology / Edition 4

by Janet M. Rennie
     
 

ISBN-10: 0443073554

ISBN-13: 9780443073557

Pub. Date: 06/17/2005

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Thoroughly revised to reflect the latest in neonatology, the 4th Edition of this definitive reference presents state-of-the-art, comprehensive coverage on the pathophysiology, diagnosis, management, and prognosis for diseases in the newborn, and describes the routine care of the well baby.

• Covers every aspect of the care of the newborn, including advice

Overview

Thoroughly revised to reflect the latest in neonatology, the 4th Edition of this definitive reference presents state-of-the-art, comprehensive coverage on the pathophysiology, diagnosis, management, and prognosis for diseases in the newborn, and describes the routine care of the well baby.

• Covers every aspect of the care of the newborn, including advice about resuscitation, emergency intensive care, practical procedures, differential diagnosis, and ongoing care.
• Provides information about long term outcomes wherever possible.
• Includes contributions from fetal medicine physicians, obstetricians, epidemiologists, surgeons, and lawyers who provide valuable background information essential to the modern practice of neonatology.

• Includes a restructured introductory section - Organization of Neonatal Care - presenting more cohesive coverage of ethics, legal aspects of neonatology, mediocolegal problems, and psychosocial aspects of neonatology.
• Features fully revised content throughout, with many new contributors representing the perspective of a new generation of neonatologists.
• Presents a completely new artwork program and many new clinical photographs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780443073557
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
06/17/2005
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
1400
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 10.90(h) x 2.40(d)

Table of Contents

I. Organization, Delivery and Outcome of Neonatal Care

1. Epidemiology

2. Organisation and Evaluation of Perinatal Care

3. Neurodevelopmental Outcome of Preterm Babies

4. Psychological Aspects of Neonatal Care

5. Counselling and Support for Parents and Families

6.1. Ethical and Legal Aspects of Neonatology: Ethics

6.2. Ethical and Legal Aspects of Neonatology: The Law

7. Special Problems in Developing Countries

II. Prenatal Life

8. Basic Genetics

9. Antenatal Diagnosis and Fetal Medicine

10. Fetal Growth, Intrauterine Growth Restriction and Small for Gestational Age Babies

11. Maternal Illness in Pregnancy

12. Obstetrics for the Neonatologist

III. Care Around Birth

13.1. Resuscitation of the Newborn

13.2. Neonatal Transport

IV. General Neonatal Care

14. Examination of the Newborn

15. Temperature Control and Disorders

16.1. Infant Feeding: Nutritional Physiology: Dietary Requirements of Term and Preterm Infants

16.2. Infant Feeding: Feeding the Full-Term Baby

16.3. Infant Feeding: Feeding Low-Birthweight Infants

17. Parenteral Nutrition

18. Fluids and Electrolyte Balance

19. Intensive Care Monitoring and Data Handling

20. Care of the Normal Term Newborn Baby

21. Care of the Normal Small Baby/NICU

22. The Infant of a Diabetic Mother

23. Multiple Births Elizabeth

24. Pharmacology

25. Analgesia

26. The Baby of a Substance-Abusing Mother

V. Disorders of the Newborn

27.1. Pulmonary Disease of the Newborn: Physiology

27.2. Pulmonary Disease of the Newborn: Acute Respiratory Disease

27.3. Pulmonary Disease of the Newborn: Chronic Lung Disease

27.4. Pulmonary Disease of the Newborn: Apnoea and Bradycardia

27.5. Pulmonary Disease of the Newborn: Malformations of the Lower Respiratory Tract

27.6. Pulmonary Disease of the Newborn: Diaphragmatic Hernia

27.7. Pulmonary Disease of the Newborn: Airways Problems

28. Cardiovascular Disease

29.1. Gastroenterology: Neonatal Jaundice

29.2. Gastroenterology: Liver Disease

29.3. Gastroenterology: Gastrointestinal Disorders

29.4. Gastroenterology: Congenital Defects and Surgical Problems

30. Haematology

31. Non-Immune Hydrops Fetalis

32. Malformation Syndromes

33. Dermatology

34. Ophthalmology

35.1. Metabolic Disease: Disorders of Blood Glucose Homeostasis in the Neonate

35.2. Metabolic Disease: Endocrine Disorders

35.3. Metabolic Disease: Inborn Errors of Metabolism in the Neonate

35.4. Metabolic Disease: Bone Disease

36.1. Disorders of the Kidney and Urinary Tract: Renal Function and Renal Disease in the Newborn

36.2. Disorders of the Kidney and Urinary Tract: Urology

37. Neonatal Malignancy

38. Orthopaedic Problems

39. Neonatal Gynaecology

40.1. Neonatal Infection: Immunodeficiency

40.2. Neonatal Infection: Infection in the Newborn

41.1. Neurological Problems in the Newborn: Assessment of the Neonatal Nervous System

41.2. Neurological Problems in the Newborn: Seizures

41.3. Neurological Problems in the Newborn: Intracranial Haemorrhage

41.4. Neurological Problems in the Newborn: Hypoxic-Ischaemic Injury

41.5. Neurological Problems in the Newborn: Preterm Brain Injury: Preterm Cerebral Haemorrhage

41.6. Neurological Problems in the Newborn: Hereditary and Degenerative CNS Disease

41.7. Neurological Problems in the Newborn: Muscle Disease

41.8. Neurological Problems in the Newborn: Central Nervous Systems Malformations

VI. Pathology, Radiology and Biochemistry

42. Perinatal Postmortem

43. The Clinical Biochemistry Laboratory

44. Neonatal Imaging

VII. Practical Procedures

45. Procedures and Iatrogenic Disorders

VIII. Pharmacopoeia

46. Pharmacopoeia

Appendices

1. Haematological Values in the Newborn

2. Coagulation Values in Term and Preterm Infants

3. Normal Ranges for Commonly Assessed ECG Values

4. Neonatal Blood Pressure: Normal Values

5. Birthweight and Head Circumference

6. Neonatal Biochemical Reference Ranges

7. Normal Blood Gas Values NRC

8. Normal Cerebrospinal Fluid Values

9. Oxyhaemaglobin Dissociation Curve NRC

10. Siggard-Andersen

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