Avery's Neonatology, 7th Edition

  • Mhairi G. MacDonald
  • Mary M. Seshia
  • Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • ISBN-10: 1496318684
  • ISBN-13: 9781496318688
  • DDC: 618.92
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 1216 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released March 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Originally authored by Dr. Gordon B. Avery, a founding father of the specialty, this respected neonatology reference is internationally acknowledged as the defining source on the pathophysiology and management of both preterm and full-term neonates.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Preface to the First Edition.
General Considerations.
1: The Scope and Organization of Neonatology: North American and Global Comparisons.
2: Newborn Intensive Care Unit Design: Scientific and Practical Considerations.
3: Organization of Care and Quality in the NICU.
4: The Vulnerable Neonate and the Neonatal Intensive Care Environment.
5: Neonatal Transport.
6: Radiologic Imaging of the Neonate.
7: Telehealth in Neonatology.
8: Current Moral Priorities and Decision Making in Neonatal–Perinatal Medicine.
9: Law, Regulation, Quality Assurance, and Risk Management.
The Fetal Patient.
10: Prenatal Diagnosis and Management in the Molecular Age—Indications, Procedures, and Laboratory Techniques.
11: Fetomaternal Interactions: Placental Physiology, the In Utero Environment, and Fetal Determinants of Adult Disease.
12: Fetal Imaging: Ultrasound and Magnetic Resonance Imaging.
13: The Impact of Maternal Illness on the Neonate.
14: Maternal Drugs and the Developing Fetus.
15: Obstetric Anesthesia and Analgesia: Effects on the Fetus and Newborn.
Transition and Stabilization.
16: Cardiorespiratory Adjustments at Birth.
17: Delivery Room Management.
18: Physical Assessment and Classification.
19: Fluid and Electrolyte Management.
20: Nutrition.
21: Breastfeeding and the Use of Human Milk in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
22: The Extremely Low-Birth-Weight Infant.
23: Intrauterine Growth Restriction and the Small for Gestational Age Infant.
24: Multiple Gestations.
The Newborn Infant.
25: Control of Breathing: Maturation and Associated Clinical Disorders.
26: Acute Respiratory Disorders.
27: Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia.
28: Principles of Management of Respiratory Problems.
29: Hemodynamics.
30: Cardiac Disease.
31: Preoperative and Postoperative Care of the Infant with Critical Congenital Heart Disease.
32: Jaundice.
33: Calcium and Magnesium Homeostasis.
34: Homeostasis of Carbohydrate and Other Fuels.
35: Congenital Anomalies.
36: Endocrine Disorders of the Newborn.
37: Gastrointestinal Disease.
38: Inherited Metabolic Disorders.
39: Renal Disease.
40: Structural Abnormalities of the Genitourinary Tract.
41: Surgical Care of Conditions Presenting In The Newborn.
42: Inflammation, Perinatal Morbidity, and Long-Term Outcome.
43: Hematology.
44: Infections in the Newborn.
45: Health Care–Associated Infections.
46: Neurological & Neuromuscular Disorders.
47: Neurosurgery of the Newborn.
48: Orthopedics.
49: Neoplasia.
50: Eye Disorders.
51: Dermatologic Conditions.
52: Drug Therapy in the Newborn.
53: Anesthesia and Analgesia in the Neonate.
54: The Infant of the Drug-Dependent Mother.
Beyond the Nursery.
55: Medical Care after Discharge.
56: Developmental Outcome.