Atlas of Procedures in Neonatology

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  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Spiral Bound
  • Copyright: 2002-03-25
  • Publisher: LWW
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This book provides a detailed, step-by-step approach to procedures performed in the neonatal intensive care nursery. Coverage includes technique specific procedures, as well as the potential risks, benefits, and possible complications. The table of contents has been customized to aid the reader in the location of topics of interest. Six new chapters have also been added, detailing new procedures.

Table of Contents

Contributing Authorsp. xi
Prefacep. xv
Preface to the Second Editionp. xvii
Preface to the First Editionp. xix
Acknowledgmentsp. xx
Preparation and Support
Informed Consent for Procedures on Neonatesp. 3
Maintenance of Homeostasisp. 11
Methods of Restraintp. 16
Aseptic Preparationp. 21
Analgesia and Sedation in the Newbornp. 29
Physiologic Monitoring
Temperature Monitoringp. 37
Cardiac/Respiratory Monitoringp. 43
Blood Pressure Monitoringp. 51
Continuous Blood-Gas Monitoringp. 60
Capnographyp. 74
Blood Sampling
Vessel Transilluminationp. 79
Venipuncturep. 82
Arterial Puncturep. 87
Capillary Blood Samplingp. 92
Miscellaneous Sampling
Lumbar Puncturep. 97
Subdural Tapp. 103
Suprapubic Bladder Aspirationp. 106
Bladder Catheterizationp. 110
Tympanocentesisp. 115
Tibial Bone Marrow Biopsyp. 119
Punch Skin Biopsyp. 124
Ophthalmic Specimen Collectionp. 127
Perimortem Samplingp. 131
Vascular Access
Peripheral Intravenous (I.V.) Line Placementp. 137
Management of Extravasation Injuriesp. 149
Umbilical Artery Catheterizationp. 152
Umbilical Artery Cutdownp. 171
Umbilical Vein Catheterizationp. 174
Peripheral Arterial Cannulationp. 183
General Principles of Central Venous Catheterizationp. 195
Percutaneous Central Venous Catheterizationp. 214
Placement of a Central Venous Line by Surgical Cutdownp. 225
Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Cannulation and Decannulationp. 232
Management of Vascular Spasm and Thrombosisp. 243
Respiratory Care
Endotracheal Intubationp. 253
Tracheotomyp. 270
Tube Replacement
Thoracostomy Tubesp. 281
Pericardiocentesis and Pericardial Drainsp. 305
Gastric and Transpyloric Tubesp. 309
Gastrostomyp. 317
Neonatal Ostomy and Gastrostomy Carep. 323
Transfusion of Blood and Blood Productsp. 335
Exchange Transfusionsp. 348
Miscellaneous Procedures
Extra Digits and Skin Tagsp. 359
Circumcisionp. 361
Drainage of Superficial Abscessesp. 370
Phototherapyp. 373
Intraosseous Infusionsp. 381
Tapping Ventricular Reservoirsp. 385
Laser for Retinopathy of Prematurityp. 388
Peritoneal Dialysisp. 393
Appendix Ap. 400
Appendix Bp. 402
Appendix Cp. 404
Appendix Dp. 408
Subject Indexp. 411
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