Resuscitation of the Fetus and Newborn, An Issue of Clinics in Perinatology

By

  • Praveen Kumar, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
  • Louis Halamek, MD, Stanford University School of Medicine

The Guest Editors have assembled well published authors to present state-of-the-art clinical reviews devoted to resuscitation of the newborn and fetus. Articles are devoted to the following topics: fetal/intrauterine compromise; Cellular biology of end organ injury and strategies to prevent end organ injury; Role of oxygen in the DR; DR management of meconium stained infant; Role of medications in neonatal resuscitation; Delayed cord clamping; Post-resuscitation management; HIE and novel strategies for neuroprotection; Physiology of transition from intrauterine to extrauterine life; Resuscitation of preterm infants: Special considerations; Chest compressions and dysrhythmias in neonates; Resuscitation of infants with prenatally diagnosed anomalies; Ethical issues in neonatal resuscitation; Training programs in neonatal resuscitation: The Neonatal Resuscitation Program and Helping Babies Breathe; and Future of neonatal resuscitation.
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Book information

  • Published: November 2012
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4557-4921-8