This Book is The Field's Most Trusted And Comprehensive Pocket Guide To Treating Common And Rare Problems In Newborns - Expanded And Updated.
It is a Doody's Core Title for 2015! "A copy of this reference should be kept readily available in the newborn unit.
It is a potent learning tool for NCU students." (Family Medicine review of an earlier edition).
It is a true essential for twenty-five years, this streamlined pocket reference provides logically organized, quickly retrievable information on basic and advanced management techniques for the neonate.
Featuring a convenient outline approach that puts key information at your fingertips, this quick reference covers everything you need to know about on-call neonatal problems, procedures, diseases and disorders, and pharmacology. It features: new international editorial board; new chapters on therapeutic hypothermia, laryngeal mask airway, extravasation and infiltration, transillumination, transpyloric intubation, pain in the neonate, coagulation disorders, transient neonatalmyasthenia gravis, pertussis, and tuberculosis; new full-color images of neonatal rashes and dermatologic problems; new immunization tables; an "On Call" section presenting 34 common and serious patient management issues with guidelines for rapid diagnosis and treatment; cutting-edge strategies for management of specific respiratory syndromes; one of the most comprehensive listings of neonatal medications available anywhere; valuable appendices, including abbreviations used in neonatology, blood pressure determinations, isolation guidelines, and more.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 1136 pages, Illustrations
- Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
- Publication Date: 01/06/2013
- Category: Neonatal medicine
- ISBN: 9780071768016