Avery's Diseases of the Newborn

9th Edition

Expert Consult - Online and Print

Authors: Christine Gleason Sandra Juul
Hardcover ISBN: 9781437701340
eBook ISBN: 9780323246569
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 21st September 2011
Page Count: 1520

Description

Avery’s Diseases of the Newborn, edited by Christine A. Gleason and Sherin U. Devaskar, is a practical, clinical reference for diagnosing and managing of all the important diseases affecting newborns. Thoroughly revised by a team of new editors, this edition provides new perspectives and updated coverage of genetics, nutrition, respiratory conditions, MRSA, neonatal pain, cardiovascular fetal interventions, care of the late preterm infant, and more. You can also access the fully searchable text and downloadable images online at www.expertconsult.com, making this authoritative reference ideal as a clinical resource or subspecialty review tool.

Key Features

  • Treat newborns effectively with focused coverage of diagnosis and management, including pertinent developmental physiology and the pathogenesis of neonatal problems.
  • Meet every challenge you face in neonatology with Avery’s authoritative, comprehensive clinical resource and subspecialty review tool.
  • Navigate quickly and easily with extensive cross-referencing throughout the organ-related sections.

Table of Contents

P A R T I

Overview

Chapter 1 Neonatal and Perinatal

Epidemiology, 1

Chapter 2 Evaluation of Therapeutic

Recommendations, Database

Management, and Information

Retrieval, 10

Chapter 3 Ethics, Data, and Policy in

Newborn Intensive Care, 18

Chapter 4 Global Neonatal Health, 23

P A R T II

Fetal Development

Chapter 5 Immunologic Basis of Placental

Function and Diseases: The

Placenta, Fetal Membranes, and

Umbilical Cord, 37

Chapter 6 Abnormalities of Fetal

Growth, 51

Chapter 7 Multiple Gestations and Assisted

Reproductive Technology, 60

Chapter 8 Nonimmune Hydrops, 67

P A R T III

Maternal Health Affecting Neonatal

Outcome

Chapter 9 Endocrine Disorders in

Pregnancy, 75

Chapter 10 Maternal Medical Disorders of

Fetal Significance: Seizure Disorders,

Isoimmunization, Cancer,

and Mental Health Disorders, 92

Chapter 11 Hypertensive Complications of

Pregnancy, 105

Chapter 12 Perinatal Substance Abuse, 111

P A R T IV

Labor and Delivery

Chapter 13 Antepartum Fetal Assessment, 129

Chapter 14 Prematurity: Causes and

Prevention, 140<

Details

No. of pages:
1520
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9780323246569
eBook ISBN:
9781455727148
Hardcover ISBN:
9781437701340

About the Author

Christine Gleason

Affiliations and Expertise

Academic Affiliation; W. Alan Hodson Endowed Chair in Pediatrics and Head, Division of Neonatology; Pediatrics; University of Washington; Seattle, WA; US

Sandra Juul

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington