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PCEP Specialized Newborn Care, 2nd Edition (Book IV)

Edited by John Kattwinkel, MD, Robert J. Boyle, MD, Christian A. Chisholm, MD and Susan B. Clarke, MS, RNC-NIC

New 2nd edition features step-by-step skill instruction, and practice-focused exercises. Developed by a distinguished editorial board, the Perinatal Continuing Education Program (PCEP) is a comprehensive, self-paced education program in four volumes.

The PCEP workbooks have been significantly revised and brought up-to-date with leading-edge procedures and techniques. The revised volumes are filled with clear explanations, step-by-step skill instruction, and practice-focused exercises. They offer time- saving, low-cost solutions for self-paced learning or as adjuncts to instructor-led skills training.

New 2nd edition features 6 units dealing with complex neonatal therapies, such as assisted ventilation, as well as a unit regarding Continuing Care for at-risk babies and those with special problems, following intensive care.

Contents include:

Unit 1: Direct Blood Pressure Measurement

Skill Unit: Transducer Blood Pressure Monitoring

Unit 2: Exchange, Reduction, and Direct Transfusions

Skill Unit: Exchange Tranfusions

Unit 3: Continuous Positive Airway Pressure

Skill Unit: Delivery of Continuous Positive Airway Pressure

Unit 4: Assisted Ventilation With Mechanical Ventilators

Skill Unit: Endotracheal Tubes

Unit 5: Surfactant Therapy

Skill Unit: Surfactant Administration

Unit 6: Continuing Care for At-Risk Babies

Subsection: Babies With Special Problems

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