Preterm birth is a complex cluster of problems with a set
of overlapping factors of influence. Its causes may include individual-level
behavioral and psychosocial factors, neighborhood characteristics, environmental
exposures, medical conditions, infertility treatments, biological factors, and
genetics. Many of these factors occur in combination, particularly in those who
are socioeconomically disadvantaged or who are members of racial and ethnic
minority groups. This book explains all the above mentioned factors related to
Author(s): ichard E Behrman and
Adrienne Stith Butler
covers the following topics: Routine Care at Birth, Rapidly Assess Baby
Immediately After Birth, Provide routine treatment to the well baby, Assist
Mother with BreastFeeding, Assess and Classify for Breast problems in the
mother, Management of Sick and Small Newborns in District Hospitals,Treat,
Observe And Care, Hiv Affected Mothers And Babies, Care Of Hiv Infected Babies,
Drug Dosages, Charts, Recording Forms And Reference.
Author(s): Health Department, Republic of South Africa
The guidelines and
protocols presented in this document are designed to provide a useful resource
for healthcare professionals involved in clinical case management in Rwanda.
Topics covered includes: Neonatal Care, Neonatal Infection, Neonatal
Complications, Low Birth Weight/ Prematurity.
This book investigates
pathogenetic mechanisms implicated in fetal brain injury, sleep apnea, as well
as covering the field of neonatal gastroenterology and nutrition care. It
stimulates further research by fully acquainting the reader with the current
knowledge and future perspectives in the sphere of an epidemiologic study for
low birthweight, and the introduction of an effective, evidence-based
innovational newborn program of care.
covers the following topics: Baby Bath Basics, Baby Naps, Daytime Sleep Tips,
Bowel Movements during Infancy, Bringing Your Baby Home, Teething Tots, Mom and
Baby Skin Care, Infant Constipation.
This book covers the following topics: Clinical Paroxysmal
Events, Paroxysmal Motor Events, Apnea, Causes And Treatments Of Seizures, Coma,
Generalized Hypotonia, Upper Motor Neuron System Hypotonia, Motor-sensory Unit
Hypotonia, Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita, Facial Weakness, Decreased Limb
Movements, Arm Monoparesis, Focal Nervous System Lesions, Microcephaly,
Macrocephaly and Neurocutaneous Disorders.
This guide contains the basic Principles and guidelines
for conventional ventilation. Topics covered includes: Basic Principles of
Ventilation, Target Blood Gas Values, Changing the Ventilation Settings.