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

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Elsevier Health Sciences, Sep 4, 2019 - Medical - 634 pages

Trusted by neonatologists for more than 40 years, Klaus and Fanaroff's Care of the High-Risk Neonate provides unique, authoritative coverage of technological and medical advances in this challenging field, and includes personal and practical editorial comments that are the hallmark of this renowned text. The 7th Edition helps you take advantage of recent advances in the NICU that have improved patient care, outcomes, and quality of life, with new coverage of genetics and imaging, new cases and commentary throughout, new contributors, and much more.

  • Covers all aspects of high-risk neonatal care, including resuscitation, transport, nutrition, respiratory problems and assisted ventilation, and organ-specific care.
  • Includes two new chapters: Genetics, Inborn Errors of Metabolism, and Newborn Screening; and Neonatal Imaging.
  • Features new case studies, new editorial comments that provide pearls and red herrings, and question-and-answer sections at the end of each chapter. These popular features set this book apart from other NICU-related titles.
  • Uses a new two-color format for readability and quick reference.
  • Contains updated content throughout; easy-to-follow clinical workflow algorithms; numerous tables and illustrations; useful appendices with drug information, normal values, and conversion charts.
 

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Contents

1 Patient Safety Quality and EvidenceBased Medicine
1
2 Antenatal and Intrapartum Care of the HighRisk Infant
9
3 Resuscitation and Initial Stabilization
44
4 Physical Growth Physical Examination of the Newborn Infant and the Physical Environment
58
5 Nutrition and Selected Disorders of the Gastrointestinal Tract
80
6 Genetics Inborn Errors of Metabolism and Newborn Screening
121
7 Care of the Parents
148
8 Developmental CareUnderstanding and Applying the Science
171
16 Hematologic Problems
353
17 Neonatal Brain Disorders
386
18 Neonatal Imaging
409
19 The Outcome of Neonatal Intensive Care
437
20 Ethical Issues
447
A1 Drugs Used for Emergency and Cardiac Indications in Newborns
453
A2 Drug Dosing Table
456
B Drug Compatibility Table
474

9 Respiratory Problems
190
10 Assisted Ventilation
211
11 Glucose Calcium and Magnesium
227
12 Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia
244
13 Infections in the Neonate
275
14 The Heart
296
15 The Kidney
333
C Normal Values
476
D Selected Procedures in Neonatology
495
E Conversion Charts
505
INDEX
510
IBC
533
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Jonathan M. Fanaroff, MD, JD, FAAP, Division of Neonatology, Co-Director of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and Director of the Rainbow Center for Pediatric Ethics at University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital; Associate Professor, Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.

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