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Comprehensive Neonatal Care : Interdisciplinary Approach

Comprehensive Neonatal Care : Interdisciplinary Approach - 4th edition

Comprehensive Neonatal Care : Interdisciplinary Approach - 4th edition

ISBN13: 9781416029427

ISBN10: 1416029427

Comprehensive Neonatal Care : Interdisciplinary Approach by Carole Kenner - ISBN 9781416029427
Edition: 4TH 07
Copyright: 2007
Publisher: W.B. Saunders Co.
International: No
Comprehensive Neonatal Care : Interdisciplinary Approach by Carole Kenner - ISBN 9781416029427

ISBN13: 9781416029427

ISBN10: 1416029427

Edition: 4TH 07

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Comprehensive Neonatal Care: An Interdisciplinary Approach provides a comprehensive physiologic and pathophysiologic approach to neonatal nursing management. Includes a complete physiologic and embryonic foundation for each neonatal system, as well as coverage of associated risk factors, genetics, critical periods of development, nutrition, and parenting.

  • Detailed discussions of each organ system include assessment and management strategies, complications, and new technologies.
  • A collaborative approach unites medical, surgical, and psychosocial care.
  • Clinical decision-making rationales are supported with the latest research.
  • Discusses appropriate diagnostic tests and interpretation in each chapter.
  • Emphasizes the role of the family in the continuum of care.
  • Evolve website includes case studies with exam questions, resource information on neonatal nursing standards, competency-based education, and tools for family-centered care. Also includes resources from the companion handbook and new 3-D animations.
  • Prenatal and Postpartal Risk Factors chapter discusses health risks affecting fetuses and neonates.
  • Resuscitation and Stabilization of the Infant chapter includes only the most current and relevant resuscitation concepts and practices.
  • Genetic Influences on Newborn and Infant Health chapter covers the many roles genetics can play in neonatal health.
  • Explores the latest issues and trends in developmental care.
  • New advanced management content has been added throughout systems chapters.
  • Includes additional algorithms.
  • Addition of second color improves readabilityand enhances illustrations

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Unit One. Systems Assessment and Management of Disorders

1. Respiratory System
2. Emerging Technology for Management of Respiratory Disorders
3. Cardiovascular System
4. .Integumentary System
5. Gastrointestinal System
6. Metabolic System
7. Endocrine System
8. Genitourinary System
9. Immune System
10. Hematologic System
11. Musculoskeletal System
12. Neurologic System
13. Auditory System
14. Ophthalmic System

Unit Two. Special Considerations

15. Fluids, Electrolytes, Vitamins, and Trace Minerals
16. Neonatal and Infant Pharmacology
17. Pain in the Newborn and Infant
18. Fetal Therapy
19. Surgical Considerations in the Newborn and Infant

Unit Three. Vulnerable Populations

20. Newborn or Infant Transplant Patient
21. Substance-Exposed Newborn
22 .Extremely Low Birth Weight (ELBW) Infant

Unit Four. Environmental Health and Family Centered Care

23. Neurobehavioral Development
24. The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) Environment
25. Family. Essential Partner in Care

Unit Five. Beyond the NICU

26. Palliative and End-of-Life Care
27. When A Baby Dies. Caring for Bereaved Families
28. Complementary and Integrative Therapies
29. Post-Discharge Care of the Newborn and Infant

Unit Six. New Challenges in Neonatal Care

30. Trends in Neonatal Care Delivery
31. Electronic Medical Records and Technology
32. Impact of Genetics on Neonatal Care
33. Neonatal Research and Evidence-Based Practice
34. Legal and Ethical Issues inNeonatal Nursing
35. Competency-Based Education in Nursing

Unit Seven. Prenatal, Intrapartal, and Newborn Care

36. Fetal Development. Environmental Influences and Critical Periods
37. Prenatal, Antenatal, and Post-Partal Risk Factors
38. Resuscitation and Stabilization of the Newborn and Infant
39. Assessment of the Newborn and Infant
Preconception and Pregnancy Risk Factors and Risk Reduction Strategies