The Newborn Lung: Neonatology Questions and Controversies, Expert Consult - Online and Print, 2nd Edition

The Newborn Lung: Neonatology Questions and Controversies

2nd Edition Expert Consult - Online and Print

By Eduardo Bancalari, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, Obstetrics, and Gynecology, Director Division of Neonatology, Chief Newborn Service, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA


Section A: Normal and Abnormal Lung Development

1. Molecular Bases for Lung Development, Injury, and Repair

2. Genetic Influences in Lung Development and Injury

3. Perinatal Events and their Influence on Lung Development and Function

4. Hypoxia and Hyperoxia: Effects on the Newborn Pulmonary Circulation

5. The Role of Nitric Oxide in Lung Growth and Function

Section B: Lung Injury - Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia

6. Prenatal and Postnatal Microbial Colonization and Respiratory Outcome in Preterm Infants

7. Influence of Nutrition on Neonatal Respiratory Outcomes

8. Patent Ductus Ateriosus and the Lung: Acute Effects and Long-Term Consequences

9. Role Of Stem Cells in Neonatal Lung Injury

10. New Developments In The Pathogenesis and Prevention Of Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia

11. Long-Term Pulmonary Outcome of Preterm Infants

Section C: Management of Respiratory Failure

12. Respiratory and Cardiovascular Support in the Delivery Room

13. Noninvasive Respiratory Support: An Alternative to Mechanical Ventilation in Preterm Infants

14. Surfactant Replacement: Present and Future

15. Oxygenation Targeting and Outcomes in Preterm Infants: The New Evidence 

16. Hypoxemic Episodes in the Premature Infant: Causes, Consequences, and Management

17. Patient-Ventilator Interaction

18. Strategies for Limiting the Duration of Mechanical Ventilation

19. Automation of Respiratory Support

20. Management of the Infant with Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia

21. Management of the Infant with Severe Pronchopulmonary Dysplasia