Key Features

  • Treat newborns effectively with focused coverage of diagnosis and management, including pertinent developmental physiology and the pathogenesis of neonatal problems.
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  • 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:
© 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Print ISBN:
9781437701340
Electronic ISBN:
9780323246569