Neonatology Questions and Controversies Series: Neurology by Jeffrey M Perlman MBChB

By Jeffrey M Perlman MBChB

This interesting new reference brings you information regarding the main arguable neurological demanding situations you face on your perform. The booklet hopefully tackles those matters and offers professional recommendation at the most recent diagnostic and remedy innovations utilizing evidence-based drugs anyplace attainable. It supplies the newest info you must maintain velocity with the fast moving, dynamic atmosphere of neonatology.Addresses debatable themes head on, so that you can make a decision the way to deal with those tough perform issues.Serves because the bridge among the most recent state-of-the-art study and its program to scientific perform. Assembles a world-class staff of neonatologists, representing the genuine leaders of the uniqueness, to make sure the main authoritative content material to be had.

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Prolonged use of high-frequency ventilation. Infants with the more severe IVH frequently exhibit clinical signs including a bulging fontanel, seizures, a fall in hematocrit, hyperglycemia, metabolic acidosis, and pulmonary hemorrhage (1). Complications The two most significant complications of IVH are extension into adjacent white matter (see above) and the development of posthemorrhagic hydrocephalus (see Chapter 4). Prevention Perinatal Prevention of PV-IVH and its complications continues to focus on both perinatal and postnatal strategies.

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