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Manual of neonatal care

Manual of neonatal care

Author: John P Cloherty
Publisher: Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, ©2012.
Series: Lippincott manual.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 7th edView all editions and formats
"This edition of the Manual of Neonatal Care has been completely updated and extensively revised to reflect the changes in fetal, perinatal, and neonatal care that have occurred since the sixth edition. In addition, we welcome Anne Hansen from Harvard as a new editor and collaborator. In the Manual, we describe our current and practical approaches to evaluation and management of conditions encountered in the fetus  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Handbook
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Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)790717545
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John P Cloherty
ISBN: 9781608317776 1608317773 9781451118117 1451118112
OCLC Number: 727303184
Description: xxii, 1007 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Fetal assessment and prenatal diagnosis --
Diabetes mellitus --
Thyroid disorders --
Preeclampsia and related conditions --
Resuscitation in the delivery room --
Birth trauma --
The high-risk newborn: anticipation, evaluation, management, and outcome --
Assessment of the newborn history and physical examination of the newborn --
Care of the well newborn --
Common genetic problems in the newborn --
Multiple births --
Maternal drug abuse, exposure, and withdrawal --
Care of the extremely low birth weight infant --
Developmentally supportive care --
Temperature control --
Follow-up care of very preterm and very low birth weight infants --
Neonatal transport --
Discharge planning --
Decision making and ethical dilemmas --
Management of neonatal end-of-life care and bereavement follow-up --
Nutrition --
Breastfeeding --
Fluid and electrolyte management --
Hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia --
Abnormalities of serum calcium and magnesium --
Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia --
Necrotizing enterocolitis --
Renal conditions --
Mechanical ventilation --
Blood gas and pulmonary function monitoring --
Apnea --
Transient tachypnea of the newborn --
Respiratory distress syndrome --
Bronchopulmonary dysplasia/chronic lung disease --
Meconium aspiration --
Persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn --
Pulmonary hemorrhage --
Pulmonary air leak --
Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation --
Shock --
Cardiac disorders --
Blood products used in the newborns --
Bleeding --
Neonatal thrombosis --
Anemia --
Polycythemia --
Neonatal thrombocytopenia --
Viral infections --
Bacterial and fungal infections --
Congenital toxoplasmosis --
Syphilis --
Tuberculosis --
Lyme disease --
Intracranial hemorrhage --
Perinatal asphyxia and hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy --
Neonatal seizures --
Neural tube defects --
Orthopaedic problems --
Osteopenia (metabolic bone disease) of prematurity --
Inborn errors of metabolism --
Disorders of sex development --
Surgical emergencies in the newborn --
Skin care --
Retinopathy of prematurity --
Hearing loss in neonatal intensive care unit graduates --
Common neonatal procedures --
Preventing and treating pain and stress among infants in the newborn intensive care unit --
Appendix A: Common neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) medication guidelines --
Appendix B: Effects of maternal drugs on the fetus --
Appendix C: Maternal medications and breastfeeding.
Series Title: Lippincott manual.
Responsibility: editors, John P. Cloherty [and others].


Covers practical approaches to evaluation and management of conditions encountered in the fetus and the newborn, as practiced in high volume clinical services that include contemporary prenatal and  Read more...


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