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Golden Hours: Care of the Very Low Birth Weight Infant - Available Now!

Oct 6, 2014

The highly anticipated NCC publication "Golden Hours: Care of the Very Low Birth Weight Infant" is now available through NCCwebsite.org, NeonatalGoldenHours.org and Amazon.com.

Very low birth weight infants comprise the majority of high-risk deliveries. Decisions made in the first golden hours of life can result in a smooth transition to extrauterine life or can hasten and worsen maladaptation. Representing expertise from specialists from around the country, Golden Hours: Care of the Very Low Birth Weight Infant is a comprehensive  guide that can give  health care providers the tools to help change the outcome for these high risk infants.


Edited by NCC's Executive Director, Robin Bissinger, PhD, APRN, NNP-BC, FAAN and David J. Annibale, MD, Neonatal Division Director at the Medical University of South Carolina , the "Golden Hours" publication was created to assist health care providers to have real impact on the short- and long-term outcomes of VLBW infants.

Golden Hours: Care of the Very Low Birth Weight Infant is an additional, valuable resource to those who provide this vital care to these vulnerable infants. This publication is not just a guide to care, but a handbook with tools and resources to aid providers caring for neonates. Created with the goal to improve practice and outcomes.

 

Golden Hours

Care of the Very Low Birth Weight Infant
ISBN 978-0-9890198-1-1

Time is of the essence when dealing with the Golden Hours, that short window to intervene on behalf of a very low birth weight infant.

  • Representing expertise from specialists from around the country, Golden Hours: Care of the Very Low Birth Weight Infant is a comprehensive guide that can help you change the outcome for an at-risk infant.
  • Find information quickly – each chapter is organized in an easy-to-follow, outline format for rapid review.
  • Explore airway management, cardiac support, thermoregulation, respiratory diseases, pulmonary emergencies, hypoglycemia, sepsis, congenital anomalies, communications, ethical dilemmas, and many other topics of great interest to the neonatal care team.
  • An indispensible resource – The book includes full-color illustrations, as well as quick reference charts, tables, and algorithms that accelerate reference and learning.
  • Provide best-case outcomes for very low birth weight infants with Golden Hours: Care of the Very Low Birth Weight Infant, a practical, clinical guide for the NICU.

Available Now!

¦ NCCwebsite.org
¦ NeonatalGoldenHours.org
¦ Amazon.com