Handbook on Neonatal ICU
This book is a comprehensive guide to the diagnosis and management of disorders in the neonatal intensive care unit (ICU).
Divided into 33 chapters, the text begins with discussion on neonatal resuscitation, fluid and electrolyte management, and parenteral and enteral nutrition.
The following sections cover the management of numerous different disorders that may be encountered in neonates in the ICU. Separate chapters are dedicated to invasive and noninvasive ventilation.
Each chapter is enhanced with tables, flowcharts and illustrations, as well as a summary of the key points of the topic, and self-assessment questions to assist learning.
Table of Contents
Fluid and Electrolyte Management
Disorders of Glucose, Calcium and Magnesium
Enteral Nutrition in Preterm Neonate
Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Meconium Aspiration Syndrome, Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension,
and Air Leak
Invasive Ventilation in Neonates
Noninvasive Ventilation in Neonates
Apnea of Prematurity
Approach to Suspected Congenital Heart Disease
Patent Ductus Arteriosus in Preterm Infants
Neonatal Unconjugated Hyperbilirubinemia
Anemia in Neonate
Polycythemia in Neonates
Intracranial Hemorrhage and Intraventricular Hemorrhage
Neonatal Acute Kidney Injury
Interpretation of Arterial Blood Gas
Retinopathy of Prematurity
Care of Extremely Low Birth Weight Infants
Transport of the Sick Neonate
Pain Management in Neonate
Developmentally Supportive Care
Follow-up Care for High-risk Infants