Neonatal Nursing Care Handbook: An Evidence-Based...

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Neonatal nurses face an ever-changing practice landscape that requires swift decisions and actions. This is an up-to-date, comprehensive, quick reference resource written specifically for neonatal nurses throughout the globe. Designed for speedy information retrieval, it encompasses vital information about commonly encountered conditions and procedures on the neonatal unit. The handbook is written by outstanding neonatal practitioners in accessible language and consistently formatted for ease of use.Illustrations, diagrams and flow charts enhance information, which is divided into sections covering Systems Assessment and Management of Disorders, Special Care Considerations, and Procedures and Diagnostic Tests. Appendices deliver such valuable tools for clinical practice as a list of common ab
eviations and pertinent web resources. Also included are downloadable, digital, patient management tools, reusable templates, and quick-reference calculation tools.Key Features:Provides quick-access, current information about common neonatal conditions and proceduresAssists neonatal nurses in making sound clinical decisionsWritten by prominent leaders in the neonatal fieldDelivers information concisely and clearly for neonatal nursing staff and APs worldwideEnhances content with illustrations, diagrams, and flow charts and digital patient management and calculation tools

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Neonatal nurses face an ever-changing practice landscape that requires swift decisions and actions. This is an up-to-date, comprehensive, quick reference resource written specifically for neonatal nurses throughout the globe. Designed for speedy information retrieval, it encompasses vital information about commonly encountered conditions and procedures on the neonatal unit. The handbook is written by outstanding neonatal practitioners in accessible language and consistently formatted for ease of use. Illustrations, diagrams and flow charts enhance information, which is divided into sections covering Systems Assessment and Management of Disorders, Special Care Considerations, and Procedures and Diagnostic Tests

Table of Contents
ContributorsForewordShahirose Sadrudin Premji, PhD, BSc, BScN, MScN, RNPrefaceAcknowledgmentsSection I: Systems Assessment and Management of Disorders1Respiratory SystemKatherine M. NewnamOverviewRespiratory Distress SyndromeTransient Tachypnea of the NewbornApnea and Apena of PrematurityAir Leak SyndromeMeconium Aspiration SyndromePneumoniaPersistent Pulmonary Hypertension of the NewbornCongenital Airway DefectsPulmonary HypoplasiaPulmonary HemorrhageCongenital Anomalies That Affect the Respiratory SystemCongenital Diaphragmatic HerniaChoanal AtresiaPierre Robin SequenceCongenital Pulmonary MalformationsCongenital Pulmonary Airway Malformation2Cardiovascular SystemSamual L. MooneyhamOverviewAtrial Septal DefectSamual L. MooneyhamVentricular Septal DefectSamual L. MooneyhamPatent Ductus ArteriosusJudy Wright LottTetralogy of FallotSamual L. MooneyhamCoarctation of the AortaSamual L. Mooneyham3Neurologic SystemGeorgia R. Ditzenberger, Susan T. Blackburn, Beth Brown, and Leslie B. AltimierOverviewCentral Nervous System DevelopmentNeurologic AssessmentNeural Tube DefectsDisorders of Primary NeurulationAnencephalyEncephaloceleSpina BifidaDisorders of Proencephalic DevelopmentHoloprosencephalyHolotelencephalyCongenital HydrocephalusDisorders of Neuronal ProliferationMicrencephalyMacrencephalyDisorders of Neuronal MigrationNeonatal SeizuresBrain Injury in Preterm InfantsGerminal Matrix-Intraventricular HemorrhageWhite Matter Injury in Preterm InfantsBrain Injury in Term InfantsHypoxic–Ischemic EncephalopathyBirth InjuriesExtracranial HemorrhageIntracranial HemorrhagePrimary Subarachnoid HemorrhageSubdural HemorrhagePerinatal StrokeSpinal Cord InjuryPeripheral Nerve InjuriesRadial Nerve InjuryMedian and Sciatic Nerve InjuriesFacial Nerve PalsyPhrenic Nerve PalsyBrachial Plexus Injury4Gastrointestinal SystemAnn Gibbons PhalenOverviewAnatomy and Physiology of the Gastrointestinal SystemAssessment of the GI TractDiagnostic Procedures for Evaluation of the GI TractCommon Nursing Management Interventions Related to GI System AlterationsSelected Gastrointestinal Problems in the NeonateCleft Lip and PalateGastroesophageal Reflux and Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease5Renal SystemLeslie A. ParkerOverviewAnatomy and PhysiologyUrinary Tract InfectionAcute Renal FailureHydronephrosis6Hematologic and Immune SystemCarole KennerOverviewBlood Group IncompatibilitiesABO IncompatibilityRh IncompatibilityErythroblastosis FetalisBilirubinAnn SchwoebelNeonatal InfectionTamara WallaceOmphalitisFungal InfectionsCongenital InfectionsHuman Immunodeficiency VirusEmerging ThreatsSection II: Special Care Considerations in Neonatal Nursing7NutritionBreastfeedingRuth Lucas and Carrie-Ellen BriereOverviewOral FeedingsKsenia ZukowskyOverviewPremature NeonatesParenteral Nutrition8Surgical Care for the NeonateMichele DeGraziaOverviewGeneral Considerations in the Management of the Surgical NeonateDenise Casey and Donna ArmstrongOverviewConsentFamily-Centered CareFluid and Electrolyte ManagementPain ManagementSurgical Drains, Tubes, Lines, and AirwayCaitlin Bradley and Melissa RobertsAbdominal DrainsCentral Venous LinesChest TubesGastrostomy TubesGastro-Jejunal TubesTracheostomySurgical Disorders of the Brain and Spinal CanalEileen C. Dewitt and Noel DwyerHydrocephalusMyelomeningoceleTethered CordSurgical Disorders of the Bronchopulmonary Tree and DiaphragmMaura Heckmann and Mary-Jeanne ManningBronchopulmonary SequestrationCongenital Diaphragmatic Hernia in the NeonateCongenital Pulmonary Airway MalformationSurgical Disorders of the Trachea and EsophagusPatricia Fleck and Monica A. CarletonEsophageal AtresiaEA with Tracheoesophageal FistulaTracheoesophageal Fistula (Isolated)Gastrointestinal Surgical Conditions in the NeonateJulie Briere and Michelle LaBrecqueGI Surgery General ConsiderationsDuodenal AtresiaGastroschisisHirschsprung DiseaseImperforate AnusIntestinal AtresiaMalrotation/VolvulusMeconium IleusMeconium Plug SyndromeNecrotizing EnterocolitisOmphaloceleSurgical Disorders of the Lower Abdomen and GenitalsStephanie Packard and Tricia GrandinettiHydroceleInguinal HerniaTesticular TorsionUndescended Testes9Skin CareCarolyn LundOverviewPhysiologic and Anatomic Variations in Newborn, Young Infant, and Premature Infant SkinSkin Care Practices10Developmental CareXiaomei CongOverviewKangaroo Mother CareStep-by-step KMC ProcedurePositioning11The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit EnvironmentLeslie B. AltimierOverviewNeuroprotective CareNeonatal Integrative Developmental Care ModelCore Measure # 1: Healing EnvironmentCore Measure # 2: Partnering With FamiliesCore Measure # 3: Positioning and HandlingCore Measure # 4: Safeguarding SleepCore Measure # 5: Minimizing Stress and PainCore Measure # 6: Protecting SkinCore Measure # 7: Optimizing Nutrition12Palliative CareCharlotte Wool and Anita CatlinOverviewBackground and Incidence13Transition to Home and Primary CareMarina Boykova and Carole KennerOverviewFollow-Up and Postdischarge Care for High-Risk InfantsCare for Parents PostdischargeSection III: Common Procedures, Diagnostic Tests, and Lab Values14Common ProceduresPatricia JohnsonOverviewBlood DrawsPatricia JohnsonBlood Draw by Arterial StickBlood Draw From VenipunctureBlood Draw From a Central or Peripheral Arterial CatheterBlood Draw by Heel StickIntravascular CannulationInsertion of Intravenous CatheterPatricia JohnsonChest Tube InsertionKatherine M. NewnamNeedle AspirationKatherine M. NewnamEndotracheal IntubationKatherine M. NewnamInsertion of Percutaneous Intravenous Central CatheterElizabeth (Liz) SharpeInsertion of Umbilical CatheterPatricia JohnsonUrinary CatheterPatricia JohnsonResuscitation and StabilizationJana L. PresslerWhole Body CoolingGeorgia R. Ditzenberger and Susan T. Blackburn15Diagnostic TestsSamual L. MooneyhamOverviewTypes of Diagnostic ImagingX-Ray Imaging (Roentgenology)Ultrasonic ImagingMagnetic Resonance ImagingCardiac ProceduresGenetic TestingGI ProceduresGenitourinary ProceduresRespiratory ProceduresExpanded Newborn Screening: Critical Congenital Heart DiseaseWakako Eklund16Common Laboratory ValuesSamual L. Mooneyham17Common Drugs: Medication GuideBeth ShieldsOverviewMedication GuideSection IV: AppendicesAppendix A Common Ab
eviationsCarole KennerAppendix B Expected Increases in Weight, Length/Height, and Head Circumference in the First Year of LifeAppendix C Conversion Table to Standard International (SI) UnitsAppendix D International Standards for Newborn Weight, Length, and Head Circumference by Gestational Age and SexAppendix E Web ResourcesAppendix F Trauma-Informed Age-Appropriate CareMary CoughlinIndex