The extensively revised and updated 6th edition of the Neonatal Resuscitation Neonatal Resuscitation ResuscitationNeonatal6th Edition
Textbook of Neonatal Resuscitation™
Program™ (NRP)™ textbook and accompanying DVD-ROM are designed in accord with
the program’s curriculum changes and sharpened focus on active, hands-on learning.
The text facilitates the newly recommended self-paced learning approach. Self-study
is optimized to help students prepare for the mandatory online examination that
scenarios at the heart of the new NRP. 6th EditionTEXTBOOK
replaces the traditional written test. It also complements the simulations and case-based
Content updates throughout the text and DVD-ROM reflect the 2010 American
• Revisions in the NRP flow diagram Textbook
Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)/American Heart Association Guidelines for Neonatal
Resuscitation. Must-know new material includes the latest recommendations across
key areas of change, including
• Elimination of evaluation of amniotic fluid in initial rapid assessment
• Use of supplemental oxygen during resuscitation
• Use of pulse oximetry
• Chest compression procedures
The book includes a companion DVD-ROM (for use on both PC and Mac), bringing
a higher level of interactivity to the learning process. Active learning features on the
DVD include multi-decision point scenarios and randomly generated clinical problems
To order NRP materials, visit the AAP Online Bookstore at www.aap.org/bookstore.
Minimum System Requirements
Windows XP, Windows 7, or Vista
Intel Pentium III processor; Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 2, Windows 7 or Windows Vista; 256 MB of
RAM; High Color (16-bit) display; 800 × 600 display resolution; Sound Card; 8× DVD-ROM drive; 500 MB available
hard disk space.
Macintosh OS X
PowerPC® G5 or Intel processor; Mac OS X v10.4; 512MB of RAM; 500 MB free hard disk space; 8× DVD-ROM
drive; 800 × 600 display with thousands of colors; speakers or headphones.