Klaus and Fanaroff's Care of the High-Risk Neonate

6th Edition

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Authors:

  • Jonathan Fanaroff
  • Avroy Fanaroff
  • Key Features

    • Benefit from the expert advice offered in concise, easy-to-read editorial comments throughout the book.
    • Assess your knowledge with comprehensive question-and-answer sections at the end of each chapter.
    • Understand the clinical relevance of what you’ve learned with case studies that highlight real-world application.
    • Own the reference trusted for nearly 40 years by those who care for at-risk neonates in the dynamic and challenging NICU.

    Table of Contents

    1

    Evidence-based Medicine and the Role of Networks in Generating Evidence

    2

    Antenatal and Intrapartum Care of the High-Risk Neonate

    3

    Resuscitation at Birth

    4

    Recognition, Stabilization, and Transport of the High-Risk Newborn

    5

    Size and Physical Examination of the Newborn Infant

    6

    The Physical Environment

    7

    Nutrition and Selected Disorders of the Gastrointestinal Tract

    8

    Care of the Parents

    9

    Nursing Practice in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

    10

    Respiratory Problems

    11

    Assisted Ventilation

    12

    Glucose, Calcium, and Magnesium

    13

    Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia

    14

    Infections in the Neonate

    15

    The Heart

    16

    The Kidney

    17

    Hematologic Problems

    18

    Brain Disorders of the Fetus and Neonate

    19

    The Outcome of Neonatal Intensive Care

    20

    Ethical Issues in the Perinatal Period

    APPENDICES

    A-1

    Drugs Used for Emergency and Cardiac Indications in Newborns

    A-2

    Drug Dosing Table

    B

    Drug Compatibility

    C

    Normal Values

    D

    Umbilical Vessel Catheterization

    E

    Conversion Charts

    Details

    No. of pages:
    640
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2013
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9781416040019
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780323246200

    About the authors

    Jonathan Fanaroff

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Associate Professor, Deptartment of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine; Director, Rainbow Center for Pediatric Ethics; Co-Director, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio

    Avroy Fanaroff

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Emeritus Professor, Pediatrics and Reproductive Biology, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine; Emeritus Eliza Henry Barnes Chair in Neonatology, Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio