Perinatal and Pediatric Respiratory Care - 3rd Edition

Perinatal and Pediatric Respiratory Care

3rd Edition

Authors: Brian Walsh Michael Czervinske Robert DiBlasi
Imprint: Saunders

Table of Contents

Section I FETAL DEVELOPMENT, ASSESSMENT, AND DELIVERY

1. Fetal Lung Development

Bruce M. Schnapf; Scott M. Kirley

2. Fetal Gas Exchange and Circulation

Michael P. Czervinske

3. Antenatal Assessment and High Risk Delivery

Antoun Y. Khabbaz; J. Gerald Quirk

4. Neonatal Assessment and Resuscitation

Craig Patrick Black

Section 2 ASSESSMENT AND MONITORING OF THE NEONATAL AND PEDIATRIC PATIENT

5. Examination and Assessment of the Neonatal Patient

Craig Patrick Black

6. Exam and Assessment of the Pediatric Patient

Dennis E. Schellhase

7. Pulmonary Function Testing and Bedside Pulmonary Mechanics

Michael A. Gentile

8. Radiographic Assessment

J. David Ingram

9. Bronchoscopy

Karl Kalavantavanich, Craig M. Schramm

10. Invasive Blood Gas Analysis and Monitoring

Robert M. DiBlasi, Michael P. Czervinske

11. Non-invasive Monitoring in Neonatal and Pediatric Care

Cynthia Jacobus

Section 3 THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES FOR TREATMENT OF NEONATAL AND PEDIATRIC DISORDERS

12. Oxygen Administration

Sherry L. Barnhart

13. Aerosols and Administration of Medication

James B. Fink, Bruce K. Rubin

14. Airway Clearance Techniques and Lung Volume Expansion

Brian K. Walsh

15. Airway Management

Ian N. Jacobs, Mary M. Pettignano, Robert Pettignano

16. Surfactant Replacement

Santina A. Zanelli, David Kaufman

17. Mechanical Ventilators

Katherine Fedor

18. Newborn Continuous Positive Airway Pressure

Peter Richardson, Robert M. DiBlasi

19. Mechanical Ventilation of the

Description

With the in-depth coverage you need, this text helps you provide quality treatment for neonates, infants and pediatric patients. It discusses the principles of neonatal and pediatric respiratory care while emphasizing clinical application. Not only is this edition updated with the latest advances in perinatal and pediatric medicine, but it adds a new chapter on pediatric thoracic trauma plus new user-friendly features to simplify learning.

Key Features

  • A comprehensive approach covers all of the major topics of respiratory care for neonates, infants and children, including both theory and application
  • Exam preparation is enhanced by the inclusion of the content in the exam matrix for the NBRC’s neonatal/pediatric specialty exam.
  • A streamlined, logical organization makes it easy to build a solid foundation of knowledge.

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455776986
eBook ISBN:
9780323277150

About the Authors

Brian Walsh Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Research Coordinator Boston Children's Hospital Boston, MA

Michael Czervinske Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Instructor, Neonatal and Pediatric Critical Care, Department of Respiratory Care Education, University of Kansas Medical Center, School of Allied Health, Kansas City, KS

Robert DiBlasi Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Research Coordinator, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Research Institute, Department of Developmental Therapeutics, Department of Respiratory Therapy, Children’s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, WA