by David Southall, Alice Clack; Johan Creemers et al.
Maternal & Childhealth Advocacy International (MCAI), 2015
This pocketbook provides immediately accessible information on the structured approach to managing emergencies in the newborn and older infant. It includes resuscitation of the newborn infant and basic care issues such as keeping the baby warm, fed and free of infection. It includes the management of basic serious illnesses experienced by patients of this age group as well as details of the commonly undertaken procedures needed to urgently manage life threatening problems. It also addresses triage, basic and advanced life support and the control of pain.