Foundations in Neonatal and Pediatric Respiratory Care available in Paperback
Designed to be the primary text for the 'Neonatal and Pediatric' course as part of the respiratory care core curriculum, Foundations in Neonatal and Pediatric Respiratory Care provides students and practitioners alike with a comprehensive yet reader-friendly resource. This new text has contributions in each chapter by national experts who are actively practicing in their subject areas, providing the most relevant evidence-based material and content that has a significant and practical application to current practice.
Key Features Include:
• Chapter Objectives - Each chapter begins with a list of objectives in the NBRC testing format
• Highly Illustrated - Innovative and unique illustrations found throughout the text demonstrate how to provide care and use equipment in this specialty area properly.
• Following the NBRC matrix, this text is an exceptional reference for credentialed practitioners who are interested in taking the Neonatal Pediatric Special credentialing exam.
• Utilizing feedback provided from current educators, the chapters are efficiently and logically organized to mirror the way a course is taught.
|Publisher:||Jones & Bartlett Learning|
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||8.50(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.00(d)|
About the Author
Director, Respiratory Care, Akron Children's Hospital
Respiratory Care Discharge Planner, Arkansas Children's Hospital
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Growth & Development Chapter 2 Family-Centered Care Chapter 3 Development of the Fetal Lung Chapter 4 Fetal Gas Exchange and Circulation Chapter 5 Maternal and Fetal Assessment Chapter 6 Evaluation of the Neonate Chapter 7 Neonatal Stabilization and Resuscitation Chapter 8 Respiratory Diseases of the Newborn Chapter 9 Congenital Disorders of the Respiratory System in the Neonate Chapter 10 Neonatal Disorders Resulting from Respiratory Care Chapter 11 Congenital Heart Defects Chapter 12 Evaluation of the Child Chapter 13 Resuscitation and Stabilization of the Child Chapter 14 Acute Respiratory Disorders Chapter 15 Chronic Respiratory Disorders of the Child Chapter 16 Pediatric Neurodisability Disorders Chapter 17 Sleep Disordered Breathing in Infants and Children Chapter 18 Childhood Disorders Requiring Respiratory Care Chapter 19 Cardiopulmonary Monitoring Chapter 20 Imaging Chapter 21 Pulmonary Function Testing in the Pediatric Population Chapter 22 Airway Management Chapter 23 Oxygen Therapy Chapter 24 Aerosol Therapy Chapter 25 Airway Clearance Therapy Chapter 26 Mechanical Ventilation of the Neonate Chapter 27 Mechanical Ventilation of the Pediatric Patient Chapter 28 Surfactant Replacement Therapy Chapter 29 Specialty Gas Administration Chapter 30 Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Chapter 31 Bronchoscopy Chapter 32 Pharmacology Chapter 33 Transport of the Neonate and Child Chapter 34 The Respiratory Technology Dependent Infant and Child Chapter 35 Pediatric Palliative and Hospice Care