Table of Contents

Section 1. Epidemiology and fetal neonatal medicine.
section 2. Perinatal and neonatal care.
section 3. Nutrition.
section 4. Pharmacology and infants of smoking, addicted and diabetic mother.
section 5. Respiratory system.
section 6. Cardiovascular system.
section 7. Hyperbilirubinemia and liver diseases.
section 8. Orofacial and gastrointestinal malformations and diseases.
section 9. Hematology, immunology and malignancies.
section 10. Fetal and neonatal infections.
section 11. Endocrine, metabolic and renal diseases.
seciton 12. Neurology.
section 13. Ophthamology, orthopedics and skin diseases. This new textbook wants to offer to neonatologists and pediatricians a modern and complete view of the various problems and aspects of neonatology, currently one of the most complex and advanced fields of pediatrics. The first chapters will be dedicated to the epidemiology of neonatal mortality and morbidity and to the conditions responsible for neonatal risk. A section will be devoted to organizational problems of hospitals and home services for efficient modern neonatal and infant care. Particular attention will be paid to neonatal care, medico-legal questions, examination of newborns and cu
This new textbook wants to offer to neonatologists and pediatricians a modern and complete view of the various problems and aspects of neonatology, currently one of the most complex and advanced fields of pediatrics. The first chapters will be dedicated to the epidemiology of neonatal mortality and morbidity and to the conditions responsible for neonatal risk. A section will be devoted to organizational problems of hospitals and home services for efficient modern neonatal and infant care. Particular attention will be paid to neonatal care, medico-legal questions, examination of newborns and cu