Textbook of Neonatal Resuscitation / Edition 7 available in Paperback
New 7th Edition! Powerful resource for interactive, simulation-based teaching and learning! The Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) is an educational program jointly sponsored by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the American Heart Association (AHA). The course is designed to teach an evidence-based approach to resuscitation of the newborn to hospital staff who care for newborns at the time of delivery.New in the 7th edition!
- Text updated to reflect the 2015 AAP/AHA Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care of the Neonate
- Two new chapters added covering post-resuscitation care and preparing for resuscitation
- 140+ new full-color photographs replacing most line drawings
About the Author
Associate editor: Jeanette Zaichkin, RN, MN, NNP-BC Jeanette Zaichkin has been a neonatal nurse for more than 30 years. She graduated from Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma, WA, and received her master's degree from the University of Washington. Jeanette has worked as a staff nurse, clinical nurse specialist, manager, and neonatal outreach coordinator in a variety of settings, including community hospitals and major medical centers. She has numerous publications and has served as a consultant and editor for the American Academy of Pediatrics Neonatal Resuscitation Program since 1998. Jeanette leads Positive Pressure, her business enterprise that provides consultation and program development for neonatal resuscitation, simulation and debriefing, and instructor development.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents Book Info Page vii Preface Page xi Neonatal Resuscitation Program Provider Course Overview Page 1 Lesson 1. Foundations of Neonatal Resuscitation Page 17 Lesson 2. Preparing for Resuscitation Page 33 Lesson 3. Initial Steps of Newborn Care Page 65 Lesson 4. Positive-Pressure Ventilation Page 115 Lesson 5. Alternative Airways: Endotracheal Tubes and Laryngeal Masks Page 163 Lesson 6. Chest Compressions Page 183 Lesson 7. Medications Page 213 Lesson 8. Post-resuscitation Care Page 225 Lesson 9. Resuscitation and Stabilization of Babies Born Preterm Page 243 Lesson 10. Special Considerations Page 265 Lesson 11. Ethics and Care at the End of Life Page 277 Appendix Page 279 Part 13: Neonatal Resuscitation 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines Update for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care (Reprint) Page 305 Index