Neonatology: Management, Procedures, On-Call Problems, Diseases, and Drugs, Sixth Edition: Management, Procedures, On-Call Problems, Diseases, and Drugs, Sixth Edition

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McGraw Hill Professional, Mar 17, 2009 - Medical - 768 pages
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The best quick-reference guide to treating common and rare problems in newborns -- completely updated to reflect the latest research and advances

For more than two decades, Neonatolgy has been the field's go-to-guide for practical, up-to-date, and readily-accessible information on basic and advanced management techniques for the neonate. Featuring a logical outline approach that highlights essential information, this quick-reference covers everything you need to know about on-call neonatal problems, procedures, diseases and disorders, and pharmacology.


  • The On-Call Problems section presents more than 30 common and serious patient management issues and provides guidelines for rapid diagnosis and treatment -- covering everything from Abnormal Blood Gas to Vasospasms
  • Extensively revised Pharmacology section features one of the most comprehensive lists of medications available in any manual
  • New chapters include coverage of Newborn Screening, Blood Component Therapy of the Late Preterm, Complementary and Alternative Medical Therapies
  • Additions to the Appendix include an updated blood pressure table, new growth charts, and isolation guideline table

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Section I Basic Management
Section II Procedures
Section III OnCall Problems

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About the author (2009)

Tricia Lacy Gomella, M.D. is Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland.

M. Douglas Cunningham, M.D. is Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine at the School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, CA.

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