Avery's Diseases of the Newborn - 10th Edition - ISBN: 9780323401395, 9780323401722

Avery's Diseases of the Newborn

10th Edition

Authors: Christine Gleason Sandra Juul
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323401395
eBook ISBN: 9780323401722
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 21st November 2017
Page Count: 1656

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Covering the evaluation and management of every key disease and condition affecting newborns, Avery’s Diseases of the Newborn, by Drs. Christine A. Gleason and Sandra E. Juul, remains your #1 source for practical, clinically relevant information in this fast-changing field. You’ll find the specific strategies you need to confidently diagnose and treat this unique patient population, in a full-color, easy-to-use single volume that focuses on key areas of practice. Now in a thoroughly revised 10th Edition, this highly respected reference is an authoritative clinical resource for neonatal practitioners.

Table of Contents

Part I Overview
1. Neonatal and Perinatal Epidemiology
2. Biomedical Informatics in Neonatology
3. Ethics, Data, and Policy in Newborn Intensive Care
4. Global Neonatal Health

Part II Fetal Growth and Development
5. The Placenta
6. Abnormalities of Fetal Growth
7. Multiple Gestations and Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART)
8. Prematurity and Stillbirth
9. Nonimmune Hydrops

Part III Maternal Health
10. Maternal Diabetes
11. Maternal Medical Disorders of Fetal Significance
12. Hypertensive Complications of Pregnancy
13. Prenatal Drug Exposure

Part IV Labor and Delivery
14. Antepartum Fetal Assessment
15. Complicated Deliveries
16. Obstetric Analgesia and Anesthesia

Part V Genetics
17. The Human Genome and Neonatal Care
18. Prenatal Diagnosis
19. The Dysmorphic Infant
20. Chromosome Disorders

Part VI Metabolic Disorders of the Newborn
21. Introduction to Metabolic and Biochemical Genetic Diseases
22. Inborn Errors of Carbohydrate, Ammonia, Amino Acid, and Organic Acid Metabolism
23. Lysosomal Storage, Peroxisomal, and Glycosylation Disorders and Smith-Lemli-Opitz Syndrome Presenting in the Neonate

Part VII Basic Newborn Care
24. Newborn Resuscitation
25. Newborn Evaluation
26. Newborn Nursery Care
27. Newborn Screening

Part VIII High-Risk Newborn Care
28. Infant Transport
29. Temperature Regulation
30. Fluid, Electrolyte and Acid-Base Balance
31. Extremely Low-Birth-Weight Infants
32. Late Preterm Infants
33. Neonatal Pharmacology
34. Neonatal Pain and Stress
35. Palliative Care

Part IX Immunology and Infections
36. Immunology of the Fetus and Newborn
37. Viral Infections of the Fetus and Newborn
38. Toxoplasmosis, Syphilis, Malaria, and Tuberculosis
39. Newborn Sepsis and Meningitis
40. Nosocomial Infections
41. Fungal Infections

Part X Respiratory System
42. Lung Development
43. Control of Breathing
44. Neonatal Pulmonary Physiology
45. Neonatal Respiratory Therapy
46. Respiratory Disorders in the Preterm Infant
47. Respiratory Disorders in the Term Infant
48. Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
49. Surgical Disorders of the Chest and Airways

Part XI Cardiovascular System
50. Developmental Biology of the Heart
51. Cardiovascular Compromise in the Newborn
52. Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension
53. Fetal and Neonatal Echocardiography
54. Patent Ductus Arteriosus in the Preterm Infant
55. Congenital Heart Disease
56. Perinatal Arrhythmias
57. Long-Term Neurologic Outcomes in Children with Congenital Heart Disease

Part XII Neurologic System
58. Central Nervous System Development
59. Congenital Malformations of the Central Nervous System
60. Brain Injury in the Preterm Infant
61. Brain Injury in the Term Infant
62. Neuroprotection Strategies for the Newborn
63. Neonatal Neuroimaging
64. Neonatal Neuromuscular Disorders
65. Neonatal Seizures
66. Risk Assessment and Neurodevelopmental Outcomes

Part XIII Nutrition
67. Breastfeeding
68. Enteral Nutrition for the High-Risk Neonate
69. Parenteral Nutrition for the High-Risk Neonate

Part XIV Gastrointestinal System
70. Gastrointestinal Tract Development
71. Structural Anomalies of the Gastrointestinal Tract
72. Innate and Mucosal Immunity in the Developing GI Tract
73. Abdominal Wall Defects
74. Neonatal Gastroesopheageal Reflux
75. The Intestinal Microbiome
76. Necrotizing Enterocolitis and Short Bowel Syndrome
77. Disorders of the Liver

Part XV Hematologic System and Disorders of Bilirubin Metabolism
78. Developmental Hematology
79. Neonatal Thrombotic Disorders
80. Neonatal Platelet Disorders
81. Neonatal Erythrocyte Disorders
82. Neonatal Transfusion
83. Neonatal Leukocyte Disorders
84. Neonatal Indirect Hyperbilirubinemia AND KERNICTERUS

Part XVI Neoplasia
85. Congenital Malignant Disorders

Part XVII Renal and Genitourinary Systems
86. Renal Development
87. Developmental Abnormalities of the Kidneys
88. Developmental Abnormalities of the Genitourinary System
89. Clinical Evaluation of Renal and Urinary Tract Disease
90. Acute Kidney Injury and Chronic Kidney Disease
91. Glomerulonephropathies and Disorders of Tubular Function
92. Urinary Tract Infections
93. Neonatal Hypertension

Part XVIII Endocrine Disorders
94. Developmental Endocrinology
95. Disorders of Calcium and Phosphorus Metabolism
96. Disorders of the Adrenal Gland
97. Disorders of Sexual Differentiation
98. Disorders of the Thyroid Gland
99. Disorders of Carbohydrate Metabolism

Part XIX Craniofacial and Orthopedic Conditions
100. Craniofacial Malformations
101. Common Neonatal Orthopedic Conditions
102. Skeletal Dysplasias and Connective Tissue Disorders

Part XX Dermatologic Conditions
103. Newborn Skin: Development and Basic Concepts
104. Congenital and Hereditary Disorders of the Skin
105. Infections of the Skin
106. Common Newborn Dermatoses
107. Cutaneous Congenital Defects

Part XXI The Eye and Ear
108. The Eye and Vision Disorders
109. The Ear and Hearing Disorders


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About the Authors

Christine Gleason

Christine Gleason, M.D. is an academic neonatologist and Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics at University of Washington and Seattle Children's Hospital. She recently retired from clinical practice and now devotes her time and effort to professional society leadership (Secretary-Treasurer of the American Pediatric Society; member of the Pediatric Policy Council); educational scholarship (Co-Editor of Avery's Diseases of the Newborn); Board certification (Medical Editor at the American Board of Pediatrics); and advisory/consulting activities (FDA Pediatric Advisory Committee; Data Safety & Monitoring Committee of the NIH's Maternal-Fetal Medicine Clinical Trials Network).

Affiliations and Expertise

Academic neonatologist and Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics at University of Washington and Seattle Children's Hospital

Sandra Juul

Affiliations and Expertise

Sandra E. Juul, MD, PhD,W. Alan Hodson Endowed Chair in Pediatrics,Professor of Pediatrics,Chief Division of Neonatology,Department of Pediatrics,University of Washington,Seattle Children’s Hospital,Seattle, Washington