Manual of Neonatal Respiratory Care

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Steven M. Donn, Sunil K. Sinha
Springer Science & Business Media, Feb 10, 2012 - Medical - 787 pages
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This popular book covers the “how-to” of the respiratory care of newborns in outline format. It includes case studies for self-review and is illustrated with high quality radiographic images, figures, tables, and algorithms. Written and edited by international experts, the Third Edition is a thorough update and remains a convenient source of practical information on respiratory physiology, exam techniques, tips for performing procedures, radiography, ventilation, pain management, transport, and discharge planning.

·Up-to-date clinical information from world experts

·Case studies

·Easy-to-consult outline format

·Condensed information about all of the major mechanical ventilators (e.g., modes, displays, and alarms)

“The extent of coverage, easy readability, superb organization [and] ...practical pearls make [this book] worthwhile...simply a great bargain.” --Journal of Perinatology (review of a previous edition)

 

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Contents

Lung Development and Maldevelopment
2
Principles of Mechanical Ventilation
26
Procedures and Techniques
108
Monitoring the Ventilated Patient
148
Noninvasive Ventilatory Techniques
229
Ventilatory Modes and Modalities
253
HighFrequency Ventilation
298
Commonly Used Neonatal Ventilators
340
Management of Common Neonatal Respiratory Diseases
510
Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
623
Complications Associated with Mechanical Ventilation
646
Other Considerations
691
Ethical and Legal Considerations
732
Research and the Literature
752
Appendix
766
Index
769

Adjunctive Therapies
416

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About the author (2012)

Steven M. Donn, MD, FAAP

Professor of Pediatrics

University of Michigan School of Medicine

Division of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital

Ann Arbor, MI, USA

Sunil K. Sinha, MD, PhD, FRCP, FRCPCH

Professor of Pediatrics

University of Durham

Consultant in Pediatrics and Neonatal Medicine

The James Cook University Hospital

Department of Neonatal Medicine

Middlesbrough, Marton-in-Cleveland

United Kingdom

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