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Contents Contributors vii Preface ix 1 Epidemiology of preterm birth 1 Janet Tucker, William McGuire 2 Organisation and delivery of perinatal services 5 Janet Tucker, Gareth Parry, Peter W Fowlie, William McGuire 3 Obstetric issues in preterm birth 8 Deirdre J Murphy, Peter W Fowlie, William McGuire 4 Immediate care of the preterm infant 12 Peter W Fowlie, William McGuire 5 Moving the preterm infant 16 Peter W Fowlie, Philip Booth, Charles H Skeoch 6 Respiratory complications after preterm birth 19 Jenny Fraser, Moira Walls, William McGuire 7 Care in the early newborn period 23 William McGuire, Peter McEwan, Peter W Fowlie 8 Feeding the preterm infant 26 William McGuire, Ginny Henderson, Peter W Fowlie 9 Infection in the preterm infant 30 William McGuire, Linda Clerihew, Peter W Fowlie 10 Supporting parents in the neonatal unit 34 Peter W Fowlie, Hazel McHaffie 11 Neurodevelopmental outcomes after preterm birth 37 Michael Colvin, William McGuire, Peter W Fowlie 12 Evidence based care 41 Peter Brocklehurst, William McGuire Index 45
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Infants, Premature -- Medical care.
Infants, Premature -- Care.
Perinatal Care -- methods.
Infant, Newborn, Diseases -- therapy.