Workbook in Practical Neonatology

Workbook in Practical Neonatology

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This book presents an interactive approach to neonatal evaluation and management of the most common problems in infants. Each chapter features case histories, which require the reader to make diagnostic and/or therapeutic decisions, and to explain various scientific concepts as they apply to each clinical problem. The New Edition has been completely revised to incorporate the multitude of advances in neonatal care. The case studies illustrate the use of therapies that significantly reduce patient mortality and complication rates such as routine use of natural and artificial surfactants and ECMOs. Developments in monitoring methods such as noninvasive pulse oximetry, Doppler echocardiography and refinements in diagnostic ultrasound are also discussed.
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  • Paperback | 512 pages
  • 148.6 x 214.1 x 18.5mm | 907.2g
  • Saunders (W.B.) Co Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • 169 ills
  • 0721679862
  • 9780721679860

Table of contents

Principles of Neonatal Resuscitation Fluid and Electrolyte Management During the First Week of Life Disorders of Calcium, Phosphorus Magnesium in the Newborn Neonatal Hypoglycemia Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia Feeding the Newborn Infant Anemia in the Newborn Respiratory Distress Syndrome Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia Breathing Disorders in the Newborn Infant Neonatal Septicemia Cardiac Disease in the Newborn Infant Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension of the Neonate Acute Renal Failure Neonatal Seizures Intraventricular Hemorrhage and Periventricular Leukomalacia Birth Defects and Genetic Disorders Surgical Emergencies Necrotizing Enterocolitis Infants of Drug Addicted Mothers
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