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Neurological problems

Edited by Grenville Fox, Nicholas Hoque and Timothy Watts

in Oxford Handbook of Neonatology

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199228843
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199598779 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199228843.003.10

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Neurological problems

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The floppy infant - Neonatal encephalopathy - Hypoxic ischaemic injury: incidence, pathophysiology and clinical features - Hypoxic ischaemic injury: management I - Hypoxic ischaemic injury: management II - Hypoxic ischaemic injury: management III - Therapeutic hypothermia - Neonatal seizures - Brain injury in premature babies: germinal matrix haemorrhage–intraventricular haemorrhage (GMH-IVH) - Brain injury in premature babies: periventricular leucomalacia - Brain injury in term babies - Hydrocephalus and post-haemorrhagic ventricular dilatation - Neuro-investigations: cranial ultrasound scans - Neuro-investigations: lumbar puncture and cerebrospinal fluid - Neuro-investigations: electroencephalography - Neuro-investigations: CT, MRI, NCS, EMG, and VEP - Neuromuscular disease - Malformations of the central nervous system - Further information

Chapter.  7345 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neonatology

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