Medicine » Pediatrics

Neonatal Care

Edited by Deborah Raines and Zoe Iliodromiti, ISBN 978-953-51-0692-0, 132 pages, Publisher: InTech, Chapters published July 25, 2012 under CC BY 3.0 license
DOI: 10.5772/1248
Edited Volume

This up-to-the-minute work is set against the backdrop of remarkable advances in Neonatal care. Including selected updates of contemporary issues concerning basic research and clinical practice, the present book investigates pathogenetic mechanisms implicated in fetal brain injury, sleep apnea, as well as covering the field of neonatal gastroenterology and nutrition care. It stimulates further research by fully acquainting the reader with the current knowledge and future perspectives in the sphere of an epidemiologic study for low birthweight, and the introduction of an effective, evidence-based innovational newborn program of care. Multidisciplinary specialists in Neonatology will find this book to be an essential resource, fundamental for a successful neonatal outcome.

Dr. Zoe Iliodromiti

University of Athens, Greece

Completed Pediatrics training in Greece, 1999. Completed thesis, "Nitric oxide and regulation of airways smooth muscle function ", at Thessaly University Medical School, Larissa, Greece 2000. Currently works as Lecturer in Pediatrics and Neonatology, at Aretaieio Hospital, Medical School University of Athens, Athens, Greece. Has 20+ publications in peer-reviewed journals; wrote 2 books; 3 chapters in books; over 30 presentations at national and international meetings. Her research has been awarded and is mainly focused on the fetal and neonatal inflammation and diabetes.

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  • Neonatal Care

    This up-to-the-minute work is set against the backdrop of remarkable advances in Neonatal care. Including selected updates of contemporary issues concerning basic research and clinical practice, the present book investigates pathogenetic mechanisms implicated in fetal brain injury, sleep apnea, as well as covering the field of neonatal gastroenterology and nutrition care. It stimulates further research by fully acquainting the reader with the current knowledge and future perspectives in the sphere of an epidemiologic study for low birthweight, and the introduction of an effective, evidence-based innovational newborn program of care. Multidisciplinary specialists in Neonatology will find this book to be an essential resource, fundamental for a successful neonatal outcome.

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