Core Curriculum for Neonatal Intensive Care Nursing

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  • Edition: 4th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2009-05-18
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science Health Science div
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Perfect as a resource in the field or for exam preparation, this authoritative reference from the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) includes in-depth coverage of the most common neonatal disorders and their management. The concise outline format highlights the essentials of each condition including definition, etiology, pathophysiology, signs and symptoms, diagnostic tests, treatments, and outcomes to help you find important information quickly. Coverage of key content on the neonatal intensive care nursing certification exam prepares you for test success. Information on families, ethics, legal issues, research, case management, and the transition to home emphasizes the importance of total care of the neonatal patient and family. New and updated content on late preterm infants, neurologic disorders, and ventilatory strategies provide the latest information from the field for more effective patient outcomes.

Table of Contents

Antepartum, Intrapartum, And Transition To Extrauterine Life
Uncomplicated Antepartum and Intrapartum Care
Antepartum-Intrapartum Complications
Perinatal Substance Abuse
Adaptation to Extrauterine Life
Neonatal Delivery Room Resuscitation
Cornerstones Of Clinical Practice
Physical Assessment
Fluid and Electrolyte Management
Glucose Management
Nutritional Management
Developmental Support
Laboratory Concepts and Test Interpretation
Radiologic Evaluation
Common Invasive Procedures
Pain Assessment and Management
Families in Crisis
Patient Safety
Discharge Planning and Transition to Home Care
Genetics: From Bench to Bedside
Intrafacility and Interfacility Neonatal Transport
Care of the Extremely Low Birth Weight Infant
Care of the Late Preterm Infant NEW
Pathophysiology: Management And Treatment Of Common Disorders
Respiratory Distress
Assisted Ventilation
Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation
Cardiovascular Disorders
Gastrointestinal Disorders
Endocrine Disorders
Hematologic Disorders
Immunology and Infectious Disease
Renal and Genitourinary Disorders
Neurologic Disorders
Congenital Anomalies
Neonatal Dermatology
Ophthalmologic and Auditory Disorders
Professional Practice
Foundations of Neonatal Research
Ethical Issues
Legal Issues
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