Practical and easily-accessible manual on the basic and advanced management of the neonate. Covers procedures, disorders, and neonatal pharmacology in a logical outline approach that highlights the essentials of each procedure. The popular On Call Problems section presents over 25 common and serious patient problems. This new Fifth Edition has been extensively revised and updated with new strategies for management of specific newborn respiratory diseases, updated information on the diagnosis and management of infectious diseases, and updated drug information
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“A copy of this reference should be kept readily accessible in the newborn unit. It is a potent learning tool for NCU students.”
--Family Medicine, About a previous edition
The best resource in neonatology, this streamlined pocket reference provides logically organized, rapidly retrievable answers on the basic and advanced management of the neonate.
*Presents comprehensive coverage of on-call problems, procedures, diseases and disorders, and neonatal pharmacology
*Popular On-Call Problems section presents over 30 common and serious patient management issues and provides guidelines for rapid diagnosis and treatment
*Highlights controversies in the field of neonatology and illuminates different approaches to problems
*Offers cutting-edge strategies for management of specific respiratory syndromes
*Expanded sections on diagnosis and management of infectious diseases including CMV, viral hepatitis, and HIV in the newborn
*Extensive updates and revisions in all chapters reflect the latest research and advances
*Neonatal Pharmacology section thoroughly revised and updated
Tricia Lacy Gomella, MD, is Attending in Neonatology at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. Tricia is also a Part-Time Instructor in Pediatrics at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
M. Douglas Cunningham, MD
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Book Description McGraw-Hill Medical, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110071389180
Book Description McGraw-Hill Medical. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0071389180 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0026857