New search



The Association for Clinical Biochemistry
The Association for
Clinical Biochemistry
130-132 Tooley Street
LONDON
SE1 2TU

Tel: 020 7403 8001
Fax: 020 7403 8006
admin@acb.org.uk
www.acb.org.uk


Product Details

Click here to go back to the previous page.
Neonatology and Laboratory Medicine

Category Books


0-902429-41-8


Price:  £30.00
Available now

Published 2003
Anne Green, Imogen Morgan and Jim Gray

HIGHLY COMMENDED IN 2004 BMA MEDICAL BOOK AWARDS

This book brings together those aspects of laboratory medicine that are particularly relevant to the investigation and management of the neonate. It has been expanded from the very popular first edition 'Neonatology and Clinical Biochemistry' and now includes chapters on haematology and infection as well as an expanded clinical biochemistry section.

This is a basic handbook intended to be used by laboratory scientists, junior doctors, neonatal nurses and other professionals involved in the care of neonates. It provides information and a practical approach to the management of common problems in the neonate, as well as an overview of the investigation of some rarer conditions.

Contents:

1. Neonatology for the non-specialist
2. Laboratory services
3. Pregnancy and delivery
4. Water, sodium and potassium
5. Acid-base disorders
6. Jaundice
7. Hypo- and hyperglycaemia
8. Calcium, phosphate and magnesium
9. Neonatal screening
10. Inherited metabolic disorders
11. Haematological disorders
12. Neonatal infections
13. Infection control
14. Breast feeding
15. Parenteral nutrition
16. Drugs and the neonate

Appendices:

A. Routine specimen collection
B. Guidelines for the emergency specimen collection for the diagnosis of inherited metabolic disorders
C. Suggested laboratory investigation of sudden unexpected death in infancy
D. Diagnosis and management of neonatal hydrops

 

Basket Summary

Items: 0
Value: £0.00
A company limited by guarantee, Registered in England, Registration No. 863235
Registered Office: Association for Clinical Biochemistry, 130-132 Tooley St, LONDON SE1 2TU