Neurology / [edited by] Jeffrey M. Perlman ; consulting editor, Richard A. Polin.
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Newborn infants > Diseases.
Infant, Newborn, Diseases.
Nervous System Diseases.
- ISBN: 9781437721096
- ISBN: 1437721095
- ISBN: 9781416031574
- ISBN: 141603157X
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (xv, 288 pages) : illustrations (some color).
- Publisher: Philadelphia : Saunders/Elsevier, ©2008.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Cerebral circulation and hypotension in the premature infant: diagnosis and treatment / Claire W. McLean [and others] -- Intraventricular hemorrhage and white matter injury in the preterm infant / Jeffrey M. Perlman -- Posthemorrhagic hydrocephalus management strategies / Andrew Whitelaw -- Brain cooling for the neonatal encephalopathy: potential indications for use / Abbot R. Laptook -- General supportive management of the term infant with neonatal encephalopathy following intrapartum hypoxia-ischemia / Jeffrey M. Perlman -- Stroke in the fetus and neonate / Koray Özduman, Gabrielle de Veber, Laura R. Ment -- Diagnosis and treatment of neonatal seizures / Mark S. Scher -- Glucose and perinatal brain injury: questions and controversies / Jerome Y. Yager, Kenneth J. Poskitt -- Neonatal hypotonia / Keung-kit Chan, Basil T. Darras -- Hyperbilirubinemia and the risk for brain injury / Steven M. Shapiro -- Neonatal meningitis: current treatment options / David Kaufman, Santina Zanelli, Pablo J. Sánchez -- Magnetic resonance imaging's role in the care of the infant at risk for brain injury / Caroline C. Menache, Petra S. Hüppi -- Long-term follow-up of very low birth weight infants / Betty R. Vohr.
|Summary:|| This exciting new reference brings you information about the most controversial neurological challenges you face in your practice. The book confidently tackles these subjects and gives seasoned advice on the latest diagnostic and treatment strategies using evidence-based medicine wherever possible. It gives you the latest information you need to keep pace with the fast-paced, dynamic environment of neonatology. Addresses controversial topics head on, so you can decide how to handle these difficult practice issues. Serves as the bridge between the latest cutting-edge research and its application to clinical practice. Assembles a world-class group of neonatologists, representing the true leaders of the specialty, to ensure the most authoritative content available.
|Source of Description Note:|| Print version record.