Neonatology: Questions and Controversies Series: Neurology

Neonatology: Questions and Controversies Series: Neurology

by Jeffrey Perlman

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Overview

This exciting new reference brings you information about the most controversial neurological challenges you face in your practice. The book confidently tackles these subjects and gives seasoned advice on the latest diagnostic and treatment strategies using evidence-based medicine wherever possible. It gives you the latest information you need to keep pace with the fast-paced, dynamic environment of neonatology.
  • Addresses controversial topics head on, so you can decide how to handle these difficult practice issues.
  • Serves as the bridge between the latest cutting-edge research and its application to clinical practice.
  • Assembles a world-class group of neonatologists, representing the true leaders of the specialty, to ensure the most authoritative content available.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781437721096
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date: 03/06/2008
Series: Neonatology: Questions & Controversies
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 304
File size: 11 MB
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Table of Contents

1. Introduction
Jeffrey M. Perlman, MB Chb

2. Cerebral Circulation and Hypotension in the Premature Infant – Diagnosis and Treatment

Claire W. McLean MD
Rowena Cayabyab MD
Shahab Noori, MD
Istvan Seri, MD, PhD

3. Intraventricular Hemorrhage and White Matter Injury in the Preterm Infant

Jeffrey M. Perlman, MB ChB

4. Posthemorrhagic Hydrocephalus Management Strategies

Andrew Whitelaw, MD, FRCPCH

5. Brain Cooling for the Neonatal Encephalopathy: Should it Be Used for Whom and By Whom

Abbot R. Laptook, MD


6. General Supportive Management of the Term Infant with Neonatal Encephalopathy Following Intrapartum Hypoxia-Ischemia

Jeffrey M. Perlman, MB ChB

7. Stroke in the Fetus and Neonate

Koray Özduman, MD
Laura Ment, MD
Gabrielle deVeber, MD



8. Diagnosis and Treatment of Neonatal Seizures

Mark S. Scher, MD


9. Glucose and Perinatal Brain Injury

Jerome Y. Yager, MD
Kenneth J. Poskitt , MD

10. Neonatal Hypotonia

Keung-kit Chan, MBBS, MRCPCH
Basil T. Darras MD

11. Hyperbilirubinemia and the Risk for Brain Injury
Steven M. Shapiro, MD

12. Neonatal Meningitis: Current Treatment Options
Pablo Sanchez, MD
David Kaufman, M.D
Santina Zanelli, M.D.

13. Brain MRI in the High Risk Infant

Petra S. Huppi, MD
Caroline Menanche Starobinski


14. Long Term Follow Up of Very Low Birth weight Infants
Betty Vohr, MD

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