Essential Neonatal Medicine, 6th Edition
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- Notes and picture notes
About this title:
Providing a comprehensive yet concise guide for trainee doctors, neonatal nurses and midwives, Essential Neonatal Medicine continues to be an indispensable resource that combines the depth and breadth of a textbook with the efficiency of a revision guide.
Extensively updated and in full colour throughout, this edition includes new chapters on neonatal transport and palliative care, as well as further content on pathophysiology and embryology, quality improvement and risk management, infection control, and non-invasive ventilation.
An impressive 352 pages long, and fully indexed, it is divided into 30 focussed chapters covering: The foetus, placenta and changes at birth; Perinatal epidemiology and audit; Multiple births; Neonatal consequences of maternal conditions; Resuscitation at birth; Examination of the new-born; Birth injury; Genetic disorders; Infant feeding and nutrition; Infection in the new-born; The extreme pre-term infant; The low birth-weight infant; Respiratory physiology and respiratory support; Respiratory disorders; Apnoea, bradycardia and upper airway obstruction; Cardiovascular disorder; Gastrointestinal and abdominal disorders; Renal disorders; Jaundice; Haematological disorders; Endocrine and metabolic disorders; The central nervous system; Neurodevelopmental follow-up and assessment of hearing and vision; Developmental care and the neonatal environment; Organization of perinatal services; Neonatal transport; Discharge and follow-up of high-risk infants; Parent–infant attachment and support for parents of critically ill infants; Ethical issues and decision-making process in the treatment of critically ill new-born infants, and End-of-life care and palliative care.
With an improved artwork programme and a new glossary of terms, Essential Neonatal Medicine is ideal for all trainee health professionals new to neonatology, or looking for a comprehensive aid to support them.
Authors: Sunil Sinha, Lawrence Miall, and Luke Jardine