PCEP Book I: Maternal & Fetal Evaluation and Immediate Newborn Care
Perinatal Continuing Education Program
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AuthorJohn Kattwinkel, MD, Editor, Christian A. Chisholm, MD, Robert J. Boyle, MD, Susan B. Clarke, MS, RNC-NIC, CPN, Brenda Daugherty, BSN, MSN, NNP, Victoria Flanagan, RN, MS, Martha D. Mullett, MD, MPH, Susan Niermeyer, MD, MPH, Barbara O'Brien, RN, MS, E. Rebecca Pschirrer, MD, MPH, Roger E. Sheldon, MD, Gautham K. Suresh, MD, FAAP, Sarah M. Wilson, RN
Flanagan, RN, MS, Sarah M. Wilson, RN
Developed by a distinguished editorial board, the Perinatal Continuing Education Program (PCEP) is a comprehensive, self-paced education program in four volumes.
The PCEP workbooks have been significantly revised and brought up-to-date with leading-edge procedures and techniques. The revised volumes are filled with clear explanations, step-by-step skill instruction, and practice-focused exercises. They offer time- saving, low-cost solutions for self-paced learning or as adjuncts to instructor-led skills training.
New 2nd edition features 8 units covering information and skills for obstetrical evaluation, neonatal resuscitation (consistent with new AAP guidelines), as well as units to provide the necessary information for initial stabilization of a newly born infant.
Contents include: Unit 1: Is the Mother Sick? Is the Fetus Sick? Skill Unit: Determining Fetal Presentation With Leopold's Maneuvers
Unit 2: Fetal Age, Growth, and Maturity
Unit 3: Fetal Well-being Skill Unit: Electronic Fetal Monitoring
Unit 4: Is the Baby Sick? Skill Units: Electronic Cardiorespiratory Monitoring, Pulse Oximetry
Unit 5: Resuscitating the Newborn Skill Units: - Management of Oxygen in the Delivery Setting - Free-Flow Oxygen and Positive-Pressure Ventilation - Endotracheal Intubation - Chest Compressions - Emergency Medications - Apgar Score
Unit 6: Gestational Age and Size and Associated Risk Factors Skill Unit: Estimating Gestational Age by Examination of a Newborn
Unit 7: Thermal Environment Skill Units: - Radiant Warmers - Incubators and Neutral Thermal Environment
Unit 8: Hypoglycemia Skill Unit: Blood Glucose Screening Tests