347
A
Abdominal circumference (AC), 41
Abdominal palpation manikin, 23
Abnormal glucose tolerance, 45
Acidosis, 262
Acoustic stimulation, 59, 65
test for, 69, 81
Acrocyanosis, 143
Adrenalin, 208, 211
AFI. See Amniotic fluid index (AFI)
AGA. See Appropriate for gestational
age (AGA) babies
Algorithms. See Flow diagrams
Ambiguous genitalia, 294
Amniocentesis, 44
Amniotic fluid analyses, 33, 44–46
Amniotic fluid index (AFI), 63
Anemia, 229, 241
Anesthesia bag, 174–176
Apgar score, 213–217
Apnea, 229, 241
Appropriate for gestational age
(AGA) babies, 223–224
Asphyxia, 153
Assisted ventilation, 144, 173–186.
See also Free-flow oxygen
and positive-pressure
ventilation
At-risk baby, 102, 103
At-risk delivery, 5
At-risk fetus, 11
At-risk pregnancy, 5, 9–10
Automatic micro-lancet, 308
Axillary temperature, 260
B
Babies of diabetic mothers, 293
Baby
Apgar score, 213–217
body temperature. See Thermal
environment
gestational age. See Gestational
age and size (newborn)
heart rate, 215–216
hypoglycemia. See Hypoglycemia
LGA, 232–233
medications, 146, 207–211
neuromuscular maturity, 250
physical maturity, 250
post-term. See Post-term babies
preterm. See Preterm babies
resuscitation. See Resuscitating
the newborn
SGA, 231–232
sickness/wellness, 101–104
skin color, 143, 215
term. See Term babies
Bag-and-mask equipment, 137
Ballard scoring system, 249–251
Baseline fetal heart rate, 71, 73–77
variability in, 71, 74–76, 75
Baseline tonus, 94
Basic ultrasound examination, 40
Biophysical profile (BPP), 10–11,
61–63
Biparietal diameter (BPD), 41
Bleeding in the brain, 242
Blood glucose level. See Hypoglycemia
Blood glucose screening tests,
305–310
Blood volume expander, 129, 147
Body temperature. See Thermal
environment
BPD. See Biparietal diameter (BPD)
BPP. See Biophysical profile (BPP)
Bradycardia
fetus, 74
newborn, 112
Breathe for the baby, 144, 173–186.
See also Free-flow oxygen
and positive-pressure
ventilation
Bronchopulmonary dysplasia, 242
C
Carbon dioxide (CO2) detector, 188
Cardiac monitor, 108–109
Cardiorespiratory monitor, 109
Category I fetal heart rate tracings,
81, 82, 97
Category II fetal heart rate tracings,
82, 97
Category III fetal heart rate tracings,
82, 97
Cesarean delivery, emergency, 6
Chemically activated warming mat-
tress, 259
Chest compressions, 145–146, 150,
203–206
Chilled babies, 262, 263–264, 272
Choanal atresia, 151
Chronic lung disease (CLD), 242
CLD. See Chronic lung disease (CLD)
Cleft palate, 294
CO2 detector. See Carbon dioxide
(CO2) detector
Cold stress, 135, 262, 272
Comprehensive ultrasound examina-
tion, 40
Compulsory physician actions, 9
Conductive heat loss, 257
Congenital anomaly, 294
Congenital heart block, 151
Consultation with regional health
specialist, 13
Continuous electronic cardiorespira-
tory monitoring,
107–114
Continuous electronic fetal monitor-
ing. See Electronic fetal
monitoring (EFM)
Continuous positive airway pressure
(CPAP), 129
Contractions, 94
Contraction stress test (CST), 11,
60–61
Convective heat loss, 257
Corticosteroids, 43, 46
CPAP. See Continuous positive air-
way pressure (CPAP)
Craniofacial defect, 294
Crown-rump length, 41
CST. See Contraction stress test
(CST)
Cyanosis, 142, 172
D
Decision trees. See Flow diagrams
Delivery
cesarean, emergency, 6
high-risk, 5
planned, 48
Diabetes mellitus, 11, 45
Diaphragmatic hernia, 151
Doppler ultrasound device, 35–36
Double-walled incubator, 258
E
Early fetal heart decelerations, 72,
78, 79
EDD. See Estimated date of delivery
(EDD)
EFM. See Electronic fetal monitoring
(EFM)
ELBW newborns. See Extremely
low birth weight (ELBW)
newborns
Electronic cardiorespiratory moni-
toring, 107–114
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