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Title Neonatology at a glance / edited by Tom Lissauer, Avroy A. Fanaroff, Lawrence Miall, Jonathan Fanaroff ; associate editors, Nicholas Hoque, Moira A. Crowley
Edition Third edition
Published Chichester, West Sussex ; Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2015
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Description 1 online resource
Series At a glance
At a glance series (Oxford, England)
Contents Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Preface; Contributors; How to use this textbook; About the companion website; Part 1 Introduction; Chapter 1 Milestones in neonatology; Thermal regulation; Nutrition; Rhesus hemolytic disease; Antibiotics; Respiratory distress syndrome (RDS); Development of neonatal intensive care; Challenges for the future; Chapter 2 Epidemiology; Births; Maternal mortality; Perinatal mortality; Neonatal mortality; Epidemiologic data collection; Infant mortality; Part 2 Perinatal medicine; Chapter 3 Perinatal medicine; Neonatal involvement in perinatal care
Epidemiological risk factorsPrevention; Management; Antenatal corticosteroids; Preterm premature rupture of the membranes (PPROM); Tocolysis; Magnesium sulfate; Delivery; Chapter 9 Birth defects and genetic disorders; Chromosomal disorders; Trisomy 21 (Down syndrome); Trisomy 18 (Edwards syndrome); Trisomy 13 (Patau syndrome); Chapter 10 Maternal drugs affecting the fetus and newborn infant; Neonatal withdrawal (abstinence) syndrome; Clinical assessment; Treatment; Cocaine; Medicines; Chapter 11 Congenital infection; Clinical features; Congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection
Infected infantsDiagnosis; Treatment; Other points; Congenital toxoplasmosis; Rubella; Congenital syphilis; Varicella: chickenpox, varicella zoster virus (VZV) infection; Early in pregnancy; Late in pregnancy; Parvovirus B19; Part 3 Delivery; Chapter 12 Adaptation to extrauterine life; Physiologic changes in fetal-neonatal transition; Abnormal transition from fetal to extrauterine life; The Apgar score; Asphyxia; Chapter 13 Neonatal resuscitation and post-resuscitation care; Preparation; Before delivery; Specific questions to consider; Cord clamping; Temperature control; Action
Initial assessment at birthA -- Airway; B -- Breathing; Assessment; Action; Mask ventilation; Achieving lung inflation; Endotracheal intubation; Indications; C -- Circulation; Drugs; Withholding and discontinuing resuscitation; Post-resuscitation care in the delivery room; Chapter 14 Hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy; Pathogenic mechanisms; Compensatory mechanisms; Primary and delayed injury; Clinical manifestations; Clinical staging of hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy; Outcome; Chapter 15 Birth injuries; Common or important birth injuries; Part 4 The normal newborn infant
Neonatal NetworksChapter 4 Prepregnancy care, prenatal screening and fetal medicine; Fetal medicine; Chapter 5 Maternal medical conditions; Diabetes mellitus; Fetal problems; Neonatal problems; Type 2 and gestational diabetes; Maternal red blood cell alloimmunization; Rhesus hemolytic disease; Perinatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia; Chapter 6 Intrauterine growth restriction; Definition; Etiology; Maternal; Placental; Fetal; Pathophysiology; Management; Postnatal; Chapter 7 Multiple births; Pregnancy complications; Neonatal complications; Chapter 8 Preterm delivery; Causes
Summary Neonatology at a Glance provides a concise, illustrated overview of neonatal medicine. Written by leading international experts, it provides essential information on perinatal medicine, delivery, the normal newborn infant and neonatal problems encountered in neonatal intensive care units and their management. Each topic is supported by excellent illustrations, diagrams, and, for the first time, video clips to show neonatal resuscitation and stabilizing the sick newborn, normal examination, the baby with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy, recognition of seizures and practical procedures. The en
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Infants -- Care.
Infants -- Diseases -- Treatment.
Neonatology -- Outlines, syllabi, etc.
Neonatology -- Methods.
Infant Care.
Infant, Newborn, Diseases -- therapy.
Infant, Newborn.
Neonatology -- methods.
Genre/Form Outlines and syllabi.
Outlines and syllabi.
Form Electronic book
Author Fanaroff, Avroy A., editor
Fanaroff, Jonathan M., editor
Lissauer, Tom, editor
Miall, Lawrence, editor
LC no. 2015008589
ISBN 1118767322 (ePub)
111876742X (Adobe PDF)
9781118767320 (ePub)
9781118767429 (Adobe PDF)