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Examination of the Newborn and Neonatal Health Elsevier eBook on VitalSource (Retail Access Card), 2nd Edition

by Lorna Davies, BSc(Hons), MA, PGCEA, RN, RM and Sharon McDonald, RM, BSc(Hons), MA, PGCEA, RGN
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    • An essential guide to this most important of examinations
    • The first book to assist in the recognition of the psychosocial and emotional elements of physical disability that may impact on the family
    • Provides a multi-professional perspective, with contributors from specialists in their fields
    • Each chapter addresses the subject from a holistic perspective that includes ethical, legal and psychosocial aspects as well as the physical
  • 1. The practical examination of the newborn

    2. From gametes to fetus: a chronology of embryo development

    3. Antenatal screening: the significance for the health of the newborn

    4. Influences on the health of the newborn, before and during pregnancy

    5. The neonatal period and beyond: short- and long-term consequences of intrapartum events

    6. Maternal and newborn transition: adjustment to extrauterine life

    7. Resuscitation of the newborn baby

    8. Neurological, behavioural and growth assessment of the newborn

    9. Congenital cardiac anomalies in the newborn: causes, effects and treatment

    10. The newborn eye: visual function and screening for ocular disorders

    11. Congenital abnormality - screening, diagnosis & communication

    12. Neonatal jaundice: implications for newborn health

    13. Neonatal skincare and cord care : implications for practice

    14. Newborn screening and immunization

    15. Helping parents make decisions

    Appendix 1: Co-sleeping

    Appendix 2: Vitamin K and VKDB
  • Lorna Davies, BSc(Hons), MA, PGCEA, RN, RM, Lecturer in Midwifery, Christchurch Polytechnic and Institute of Technology, New Zealand. and Sharon McDonald, RM, BSc(Hons), MA, PGCEA, RGN, Senior Lecturer in Midwifery, Anglia Ruskin University, UK
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