Care of the newborn

Edited by Janet Medforth, Susan Battersby, Maggie Evans, Beverley Marsh and Angela Walker

in Oxford Handbook of Midwifery

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print June 2011 | ISBN: 9780199584673
Published online September 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191729867 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Handbooks in Nursing

Care of the newborn

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Examination of the newborn: monitoring progress 578

Reflexes in the newborn 580

Screening tests 581

Growth 582

Minor disorders of the newborn 586

Neonatal temperature control 588

Hypoglycaemia 592

Advice to parents: reducing the risk of sudden infant death syndrome 594

Bed sharing 596

Neonatal infection ...

Chapter.  23434 words. 

Subjects: Midwifery ; Neonatology

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