Assisted Ventilation of the Neonate

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  • Jay Goldsmith, MD
  • Edward Karotkin, Neonatal Medicine, Norfolk, VA

Assisted Ventilation of the Neonate, 5th Edition, by Drs. Jay P. Goldsmith and Edward Karotkin, guides you through the latest innovations in ventilatory assistance, helping you improve outcomes and quality of life in newborns. With a new emphasis on prevention of chronic lung disease and long term neurologic damage, this edition covers basic concepts of pulmonary pathophysiology and offers practical guidance on both basic and advanced ventilation management strategies. Quality improvement strategies such as non-invasive ventilation, early extubation, oxygen targeting and prevention of intraventricular hemorrhage are reviewed. You’ll also have easy access to the complete contents and illustrations online at
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Neonatology, Pulmonology, Pediatrics


Book information

  • Published: September 2010
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4160-5624-9