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Author Lissauer, Tom.

Title Neonatology at a Glance
Edition Second edition
Published Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (202 pages)
Series The at a glance series
At a glance series (Oxford, England)
Contents Title Page; Table of Contents; Preface; Contributors; 1 Milestones in neonatology; 2 Epidemiology; 3 Perinatal medicine; 4 Prepregnancy care, prenatal screening, fetal medicine and surgery; 5 Maternal medical conditions; 6 Intrauterine growth restriction; 7 Preterm delivery and multiple births; 8 Birth defects and genetic disorders; 9 Maternal drugs affecting the fetus and newborn infant; 10 Congenital infection; 11 Adaptation to extrauterine life; 12 Neonatal resuscitation; 13 Hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy; 14 Birth injuries; 15 Routine care of the newborn infant
16 Routine examination of the newborn infant17 Neurologic examination; 18 Care and support for parents; 19 Feeding; 20 Minor abnormalities in the first few days; 21 Common problems of term infants; 22 Admission to the neonatal unit; 23 Developmental care; 24 Stabilizing the sick newborn infant; 25 Respiratory support; 26 Preterm infants and their complications; 27 Lung development and surfactant; 28 Respiratory distress syndrome; 29 Temperature control; 30 Growth and nutrition; 31 Intraventricular hemorrhage and periventricular leukomalacia; 32 Patent ductus arteriosus (PDA)
33 Infection, jaundice, anemia, osteopenia of prematurity34 Apnea, bradycardia and desaturations, retinopathy of prematurity; 35 Necrotizing enterocolitis; 36 Bronchopulmonary dysplasia; 37 Outcome of very preterm infants; 38 Respiratory distress in term infants; 39 Upper airway disorders; 40 Jaundice; 41 Neonatal infection; 42 Specific bacterial infections; 43 Viral infections; 44 Hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia; 45 Inborn errors of metabolism; 46 Gastrointestinal disorders; 47 Gastrointestinal obstruction; 48 Cardiac disorders; 49 Renal and urinary tract a nomalies diagnosed prenatally
50 Renal and urinary tract disorders51 Genital disorders; 52 Disorders of sexual differentiation; 53 Anemia and polycythemia; 54 Neutrophil and thrombotic disorders; 55 Coagulation disorders; 56 Dermatological disorders; 57 Seizures and strokes; 58 Neural tube defects and hydrocephalus; 59 The hypotonic infant; 60 Bone and joint disorders; 61 Hearing and vision; 62 Pain; 63 Pharmacology; 64 Quality assurance; 65 Critical incidents; 66 Evidence based medicine; 67 Ethics; 68 Research and consent; 69 When a baby dies; 70 Discharge from hospital; 71 Follow up of high risk infants
72 Global overview73 Transport of the sick newborn infant; 74 Intubation and chest tubes; 75 Common practical procedures; 76 Umbilical catheters and intraosseous cannulation; 77 Central venous catheters and exchange transfusions; 78 Cranial ultrasound; 79 Echocardiology for the neonatologist; 80 Gestational age, BP, severity of illness assessment; Index
Summary "Everything you need to know about Neonatology ... at a Glance! Written by leading international experts, this accessible overview provides need-to-know information on perinatal medicine, the normal newborn infant, preterm infants and neonatal problems encountered in Intensive Care Units, and their management. Neonatology at a Glance: Provides coverage of the important conditions you will encounter Addresses ethical issues, the death of an infant, quality assurance and evidence-based medicine Includes invaluable advice on practical procedures, in text and diagrammatic form Has been updated to current practice in both the UK and US"--Provided by publisher
Notes Written by leading international experts, this accessible overview provides need-to-know information on perinatal medicine, the normal newborn infant, preterm infants and neonatal problems encountered in Intensive Care Units, and their management. Neonatology at a Glance:Provides coverage of the important conditions you will encounterAddresses ethical issues, the death of an infant, quality assurance and evidence-based medicineIncludes invaluable advice on practical procedures, in text and diagrammatic formHas been updated to reflect current practice in both the UK and USNeonatology at a Glance
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Neonatology -- Outlines, syllabi, etc.
Infant, Newborn.
Infant Care.
Infant, Newborn, Diseases -- therapy.
Neonatology -- methods.
Genre/Form Outlines and syllabi.
Outlines and syllabi.
Form Electronic book
Author Fanaroff, Avroy A.
ISBN 1118293894
9781118293898