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Born to die? : deciding the fate of critically ill newborns

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Shelp, Earl E. --New York, NY: The Free Press , 1986.
Call Number
WS 420 S544b 1986
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
WS 420 S544b 1986
Author
Shelp, Earl E.
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
The Free Press
Date of Publication
1986
Physical Description
250 p.
ISBN
29291100
Subjects (MeSH)
Decision Making
Ethics, Clinical
Infant, Newborn, Diseases
Neonatal Intensive Care
Morals
Congenital Abnormalities
Format
Book
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
Loan Period
2 weeks
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IWK. Neonatal Care Team, IWK. Perinatal Centre. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1014
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The HIPPO Study observes the effects of 3 commonly used NICU medications for preterm infants. The three medications being studied are fentanyl, acetaminophen and furosemide.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Neonatal Care Team
IWK. Perinatal Centre
Alternate Title
The Hemodynamics, Perfusion and Oxygenation Study
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Biomedical Research
Drug Evaluation
Infant, Premature, Diseases - drug therapy
Intensive Care, Neonatal
Monitoring, Physiologic
Subjects (LCSH)
Drugs--Testing
Medicine--Research
Neonatal intensive care
Patient monitoring
Premature infants--Diseases--Treatment
Abstract
The HIPPO Study observes the effects of 3 commonly used NICU medications for preterm infants. The three medications being studied are fentanyl, acetaminophen and furosemide.
Responsibility
IWK Neonatal Care Team, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1014
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Infection Prevention and Control in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

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IWK. Infection Prevention and Control Services, IWK. Quality, Patient Safety and Patient Experience. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0801
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Parents and families play an important role in the NICU. Here are some things you can do to promote safety and help to protect your baby from infection.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Infection Prevention and Control Services
IWK. Quality, Patient Safety and Patient Experience
Alternate Title
A Parent & Family Guide to Reducing the Risk of Infection while Caring for your Baby in the NICU
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Infant, Newborn
Infection Control
Intensive Care Units, Neonatal
Subjects (LCSH)
Neonatal infections--Prevention
Neonatal intensive care
Intensive care units
Abstract
Parents and families play an important role in the NICU. Here are some things you can do to promote safety and help to protect your baby from infection.
Responsibility
IWK Infection Prevention and Control Services, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0801
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Klaus and Fanaroff's care of the high-risk neonate

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat32024
[edited by] Avroy A. Fanaroff, Jonathan M. Fanaroff. (7th ed.) --St. Louis, MO: Elsevier , c2020.
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Trusted by neonatologists for more than 40 years, Klaus and Fanaroff's Care of the High-Risk Neonate provides unique, authoritative coverage of technological and medical advances in this challenging field, and includes personal and practical editorial comments that are the hallmark of this renowned text. The 7th Edition helps you take advantage of recent advances in the NICU that have improved patient care, outcomes, and quality of life, with new coverage of genetics and imaging, new cases and…
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Other Authors
Fanaroff, Avroy A.
Fanaroff, Jonathan M.
Responsibility
[edited by] Avroy A. Fanaroff, Jonathan M. Fanaroff
Edition
7th ed.
Alternate Title
Klaus & Fanaroff's care of the high-risk neonate
Care of the high-risk neonate
Place of Publication
St. Louis, MO
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
c2020
Physical Description
1 online resource (544 p.)
ISBN
9780323608541
Subjects (MeSH)
Infant, Newborn
Infant Care
Infant, Newborn, Diseases - therapy
Intensive Care, Neonatal
Subjects (LCSH)
Neonatal intensive care
Pediatric nursing
Infant, Newborn
Infant Care
Infant, Newborn, Diseases - therapy
Intensive Care, Neonatal
Specialty
Critical Care
Neonatology
Abstract
Trusted by neonatologists for more than 40 years, Klaus and Fanaroff's Care of the High-Risk Neonate provides unique, authoritative coverage of technological and medical advances in this challenging field, and includes personal and practical editorial comments that are the hallmark of this renowned text. The 7th Edition helps you take advantage of recent advances in the NICU that have improved patient care, outcomes, and quality of life, with new coverage of genetics and imaging, new cases and commentary throughout, new contributors, and much more.
Contents
1. Patient Safety, Quality, and Evidence-Based Medicine -- 2. Antenatal and Intrapartum Care of the High-Risk Infant -- 3. Resuscitation and Initial Stabilization -- 4. Physical Growth : Physical Examination of the Newborn Infant and the Physical Environment -- 5. Nutrition and Selected Disorders of the Gastrointestinal Tract -- 6. Genetics, Inborn Errors of Metabolism, and Newborn Screening -- 7. Care of the Parents -- 8. Developmental Care—Understanding and Applying the Science -- 9. Respiratory Problems -- 10. Assisted Ventilation -- 11. Glucose, Calcium, and Magnesium -- 12. Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia -- 13. Infections in the Neonate -- 14. The Heart -- 15. The Kidney -- 16. Hematologic Problems -- 17. Neonatal Brain Disorders -- 18. Neonatal Imaging -- 19. The Outcome of Neonatal Intensive Care -- 20. Ethical Issues -- 20.1. Drugs Used for Emergency and Cardiac Indications in Newborns -- 20.2. Drug Dosing Table -- Drug Compatibility Table -- Normal Values -- Selected Procedures in Neonatology -- Conversion Charts.
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IWK. Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, IWK. Neonatal Care Team. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0860
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Parent Partners are a group of volunteers who have had babies in the NICU. We're here to help you parent in the NICU and to support you while you're here.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
IWK. Neonatal Care Team
Alternate Title
Building Heart Connections in the NICU
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospital Volunteers
Hospital Units
Intensive Care Units, Neonatal
Neonatal Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospital wards
Neonatal intensive care
Newborn infants--Care
Volunteers
Abstract
Parent Partners are a group of volunteers who have had babies in the NICU. We're here to help you parent in the NICU and to support you while you're here.
Responsibility
IWK Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0860
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Transforming NICU

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IWK. Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, IWK. Communications and Public Affairs. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1049
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The IWK is transforming our NICU from open-bay care sites to pri-vate, single family rooms. This is one of the largest and most complex redevelopment projects ever undertaken at the IWK. We are remaining open through re-development and must proceed safely – which means incorporat-ing a phased approach.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
IWK. Communications and Public Affairs
Alternate Title
Our care spaces and what you need to know about the redevelopment of the IWK’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospital Units
Intensive Care Units, Neonatal
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospital wards
Neonatal intensive care
Abstract
The IWK is transforming our NICU from open-bay care sites to pri-vate, single family rooms. This is one of the largest and most complex redevelopment projects ever undertaken at the IWK. We are remaining open through re-development and must proceed safely – which means incorporat-ing a phased approach.
Responsibility
IWK Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1049
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You and your baby in the NICU

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37069
IWK. Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, IWK. Neonatal Care Team. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0921
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Information about the IWK Health Centre's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU); preterm babies; breastfeeding.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
IWK. Neonatal Care Team
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Intensive Care Units, Neonatal
Neonatal Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Intensive care units
Neonatal intensive care
Abstract
Information about the IWK Health Centre's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU); preterm babies; breastfeeding.
Responsibility
IWK Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0921
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Your first 24 hours in the NICU

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37149
IWK. Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1022
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You are the most important people in your baby’s life and important members of the IWK Health Centre's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) team. As a family, it is important for you to be with your baby as much as you can. We encourage you to be with your baby 24/7.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Alternate Title
what we would like you to know
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Intensive Care Units, Neonatal
Neonatal Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Intensive care units
Neonatal intensive care
Abstract
You are the most important people in your baby’s life and important members of the IWK Health Centre's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) team. As a family, it is important for you to be with your baby as much as you can. We encourage you to be with your baby 24/7.
Responsibility
IWK Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1022
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