Infectious Disease And Pharmacology: Neonatology Questions..

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Author Benitz, William E
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Dr. Richard Polin'sNeonatology Questions and Controversiesseries highlights the most challenging aspects of neonatal care, offeringtrustworthy guidance on up-to-date diagnostic and treatment options in the field . In each volume, renowned experts address the clinical problems of greatest concern to today's practitioners, helping you handle difficult practice issues and provide optimal, evidence-based care to every patient.

Table of Contents
Part 1- Infectious Disease1. Management of the Asymptomatic Newborn at Risk for Sepsis2. Empirical Therapy for Neonatal Sepsis3. When and How to Treat Neonatal CMV infections4. Neonatal Herpes simplex Virus Infection5. Antibiotic Stewardship6. Candida Prophylaxis7. Diagnosis, Risk Factors, Outcomes, and Evaluation of Invasive Candida Infections8. When to Perform Lumbar Puncture in Infants at Risk for Meningitis in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit9. Biomarkers in Diagnosis of Neonatal Sepsis10. Congenital Zika SyndromePart 2- Pharmacology11. Pharmacokinetic Considerations in Neonates12. Neonatal Pharmacogenetics13. Antibiotic Considerations for Necrotizing Enterocolitis14. Antibiotic Dosing Considerations for Term and Preterm Infants15. Antifungal Dosing Considerations for Term and Preterm Infants16. Antiviral Dosing Considerations for Term and Preterm Infants17. Antiepileptic Drug Therapy in Neonates18. Neuroprotective Therapies in Neonates19. Pharmacologic Therapy for Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome20. Therapies for Gastrowesophageal Reflux in Neonates