Essential Neonatal Medicine 5E

Essential Neonatal Medicine 5E

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Essential Neonatal Medicine combines the depth and breadth of a textbook with the clarity and efficiency of a learning consolidator. Providing a solid reference for trainee doctors, neonatal nurses and midwives, this full colour edition has been extensively updated with a range of new illustrations, clinical tips, cross-references to Wiley title Nursing the Neonate (2010, 9781405149747), and end-of-chapter summaries for quick study or revision. Essential Neonatal Medicine is ideal for all trainee health professionals experiencing neonatology for the first time and looking for a readable and comprehensive resource to support them. It is now accompanied by the enhanced Wiley Desktop Edition (the interactive digital version of the book featuring downloadable text and images, highlighting and note-taking facilities, book-marking, cross-referencing, in-text searching, and linking to references and glossary terms), and a companion website at www.essentialneonatalmed.com featuring figures from the book to download in PowerPoint, further reading, and self-test questions for each chapter. This title is also available as a mobile App from MedHand Mobile Libraries. Buy it now from iTunes, Google Play or the MedHand Store.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 400 pages
  • 184 x 238 x 22mm | 821g
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
  • Wiley-Blackwell
  • Hoboken, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 5th Revised ed.
  • 0470670401
  • 9780470670408
  • 62,466

About Sunil Sinha

Professor Sunil Sinha is Professor of Paediatrics & Neonatal Medicine at the University of Durham & James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough Dr Lawrence Miall is a Consultant in Neonatal Medicine at Leeds General Infirmary Dr Luke Jardine is a Neonatologist at Mater Mothers' Hospital, Brisbane and Senior Lecturer at the University of Queenslandshow more

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Essential Neonatal Medicine combines the depth and breadth of a textbook with the clarity and efficiency of a learning consolidator. Providing a solid reference for trainee doctors, neonatal nurses and midwives, this full colour edition has been extensively updated with a range of new illustrations, clinical tips, cross-references to Wiley title Nursing the Neonate (2010, 9781405149747), and end-of-chapter summaries for quick study or revision. Essential Neonatal Medicine is ideal for all trainee health professionals experiencing neonatology for the first time and looking for a readable and comprehensive resource to support them. It is now accompanied by the enhanced Wiley Desktop Edition (the interactive digital version of the book featuring downloadable text and images, highlighting and note-taking facilities, book-marking, cross-referencing, in-text searching, and linking to references and glossary terms), and a companion website at www.essentialneonatalmed.com featuring figures from the book to download in PowerPoint, further reading, and self-test questions for each chapter.show more

Table of contents

Preface to the fifth edition vi Acknowledgements vi Preface to the first edition vii Abbreviations viii How to get the best out of your textbook x 1 Fetal well-being and adaptation at birth 1 2 Perinatal epidemiology and audit 14 3 Multiple births 18 4 Neonatal consequences of maternal conditions 24 5 Resuscitation at birth 33 6 Examination of the newborn 47 7 Birth injury 69 8 Genetic disorders 78 9 Infant feeding and nutrition 89 10 Infection 108 11 The extreme preterm infant 125 12 The low-birthweight infant 137 13 Respiratory disorders 145 14 Apnoea, bradycardia and upper airway obstruction 163 15 Respiratory physiology and respiratory support 173 16 Cardiovascular disorders 188 17 Gastrointestinal and abdominal disorders 210 18 Renal disorders 227 19 Jaundice 238 20 Haematological disorders 252 21 Endocrine and metabolic disorders 266 22 Neurological disorders 287 23 Neurodevelopmental follow-up and assessment of hearing and vision 311 24 Developmental care and the neonatal environment 319 25 Organization of perinatal services and neonatal transport 330 26 Discharge and follow-up of high-risk infants 339 27 Parent infant attachment and support for parents of critically ill infants 349 28 Ethical issues and decision-making process in the treatment of critically ill newborn infants 356 29 Practical procedures 362 Index 377 Companion website This book has a companion website at: www.essentialneonatalmed.com with: Figures from the book in PowerPoint format Interactive self-assessment questions and answers Further reading listshow more