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Assisted Ventilation of the Neonate

Readers can access expert coverage of all aspects of the basic science and management of neonatal pulmonary care—including complications, nutrition, transport, outcomes, follow-up, and parental education. Ventilatory management case studies let them test and hone diagnostic and clinical abilities with problems drawn from actual patients.

Pediatricians/Neonatologists, General Practitioners and Residents, Respiratory Therapists


Published: August 2003

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-0-7216-9296-8


  • 1). Introduction to Assisted Ventilation, Jay P. Goldsmith and Edward H. Karotkin

    2). Physiologic Principles, Brian R. Wood

    3). Control of Ventilation and Apnea, Narong Simakajornboon and Robert C. Beckerman

    4). Resscitation, M. Gary Karlowicz, Edward H. Karotkin, and Jay P. Goldsmith

    5). Ethical and Legal Issues in Assisted Ventilations of Newborns, John J. Paris, Michael D. Schreiber, and Frank E. Reardon

    6). Pulmonary Care, Joseph Hageman, Karen Slotarski, Geralynn Casserly, and Harriet Hawkins

    7). Nursing Care, Carolyn Houska Lund

    8). Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP), Thomas E. Wiswell and Pinchi Srinivasan

    9). Positive Pressure Ventilation: Pressure Limited and Time-Cycled Ventilators, Alan R. Spitzer, Jay S. Greenspan, and William W. Fox

    10). Volume Ventilation, Sunil K. Sinha and Steven M. Donn

    11). High Frequency Ventilation, Mark C. Mammel

    12). Special Ventilatory Techniques and Modalities I: Patient-Triggered Ventilation, Steven M. Donn and Michael A. Becker

    13). Special Ventilatory Techniques and Modalities II: Lung Protective Strategies and Liquid Ventilation, Alan R. Spitzer, Jay S. Greenspan, William W. Fox, and Thomas Shaffer

    14). Special Ventilatory Techniques and Modalities III: Inhaled Nitric Oxide Therapy, John P. Kinsella and Steven H. Abman

    15). Ventilatory Strategies. Namasivayam Ambalavanan, Robert L. Schelonka, and Waldemar A. Carlo

    16). Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation, Fawn C. Lewis, Marleta Reynolds, and Robert M. Arensman

    17). Blood Gases, David J. Durand, Barry Phillips, and Judd Boloker

    18). Pulmonary Function and Graphics, Vinod K. Bhutani and Emidio M. Sivieri

    19). Pharmacologic Adjuncts I, Michael D. Weiss, Jay M. Milstein, and David J. Burchfield

    20). Pharmacologic Adjuncts II: Exogenous Surfactants, Gautham K. Suresh and Roger F. Soll

    21). Complications, Sheldon B. Korones

    22). Surgical Management of the Airway, Mohammad A. Emran, Mark E. Gerber, and Robert Arensman

    23). Cardiovascular Aspects, Victor W. Lucas

    24). Nutritional Support, Edward F. Bell

    25). Central Nervous System Morbidty of the Premature Infant, W. Thomas Bass and Arthur E. Kopelman


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