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Author Campbell, Denise, 1961-, author.
Title Physical examination of the newborn at a glance [electronic resource] / Denise Campbell, Evelyn Dolby.
Imprint Hoboken, New Jersey ; Chichester, West Sussex, England : Wiley Blackwell, 2018.
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Phys. Description 1 online resource (131 pages) : colour illustrations.
Series At a glance series
At a glance series (Oxford, England).
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Public health screening -- Quality and standard setting -- Record keeping and professional competency -- Safeguarding -- Health promotion and education -- Communication during the examination -- Communicating concerns to parents -- Adaptation to neonatal life -- Thermoregulation -- Resuscitation of the newborn -- Hypoglycaemia -- Physiological jaundice -- Pathological jaundice -- Metabolic disorders -- Jitteriness, seizures and hypotonia -- Congenital infection and sepsis -- Anaemia and polycythaemia -- Intrapartum injury/trauma -- Initial examination at birth : overview -- Daily examination of the newborn : overview -- Newborn blood spot screening -- Hearing screening -- Preparing to examine -- Infection control -- Relevant history and risk factors -- Feeding -- Excretion -- Newborn and infant physical examination: overview -- Neurological assessment -- Reflexes -- Common skin conditions -- Attypical skin conditions -- Head -- Facies -- Eyes -- Mouth -- Neck and clavicles -- Chest apprearance -- Cardiovascular assessment -- Respiratory assessment and hypoxia -- Upper limbs and hands -- Abdomen -- Back, spine, buttocks and anus -- Developmental dysplasia of the hips -- Genitalia : female -- Genitalia : male -- Lower linbs and feet -- Syndromes and signs -- Scenarios -- Crosswords and multiple choice questions -- Crosswords and multiple choice questions : answers.
Summary "This book provides a comprehensive guide for all those involved with both the routine neonatal examination and the more specific full physical examination of a newborn"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Infant, Newborn -- physiology.
Physical Examination.
Genre Handbook.
Alt Author Dolby, Evelyn, author.
ISBN 9781119155584
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