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Neonatal Intensive Care Nursing » General Assessment (Code 1)

Description

General Assessment and Management

  • Physical and Gestational Age Assessment
  • Maternal Risk Factors and Birth History
  • Thermoregulation and Integumentary
  • Fluids and Electrolytes and Glucose Homeostasis
  • Nutrition and Feeding
  • Resuscitation and Stabilization
  • Oxygenation, Ventilation and Acid Base Homeostasis 
  • Neuroprotective and Neurodevelopment Care 
  • Infection and Immunology

 

Keywords

Abnormal findings
Abruptio placenta
AIDS and HIV infections
Airway management
Alkalosis
Alpha-fetoprotein
Alveolar-arterial oxygen gradient
Amniocentesis
Amniotic bands
Apgar scoring
Apnea monitors
Auditory brainstem response testing
Auscultation techniques
Bacterial infections
Bag and mask ventilation
Behavioral assessment
Biophysical profile
Blood gas interpretation
Bottle feeding
Breast milk
Breastfeeding
Calorie calculations
Calorie expenditure
Central line management
Chorioamnionitis
Circadian rhythms
Cold stress
Comfort care
Common skin disorders/conditions
Composition of breastmilk
Continuous feeding
Cord prolapse
CPAP
CSF
Cultural practice
Dehydration
Delayed cord clamping
Delivery room emergencies
Developmental care
Diaper dermatitis
Dietary supplements
Diurnal patterns
Donor milk
Drugs during resuscitation
Effects of cesarean delivery
Electrolyte monitoring
Embryology
Endotracheal suctioning
Energy needs
Enteral feedings
Equipment
Feeding cues, problems, and techniques
Fetal alcohol syndrome
Fetal and Placental Development
Fetal heart rate patterns
Fluid and electrolyte management
Fluid calculations
Forceps
Formula composition
Fungal infections
Gavage feeding
Gestational age assessment
GIR
Growth curves
Habituation
Heart sound evaluation
Heat Loss Mechanisms
Heat mattresses
High frequency ventilators
HSV
Humidity
Hyperthermia
Impact of NICU environment
In utero drug exposure complications
In utero exposure to alcohol
Incubator management
Infection control
Infectious diseases
Infusions
Insensible water loss
Intrapartal Complications affecting the neonate
Kangaroo care
Laboratory values
Lactate
Lactation physiology
Malpresentation
Maternal factors affecting the newborn
Maternal hemorrhage
Maternal medications affecting the newborn
Mechanical ventilation
Mechanisms of heat loss and production
Meconium
Meningitis
Method of delivery
Methods of oxygenation and ventilation
Monitoring devices
Motor organization
Muscle tone evaluation
Needle aspiration
Neonatal reflexes
Neonatal transition to extrauterine life
Neurobehavioral development
Neurological assessment
Neuromuscular examination
Neutral thermal environment regulation
Newborn care
Noise reduction strategies
Non-pharmacological interventions for pain
Nonnutritive sucking
Nonstress testing
Normal fluid and electrolyte requirements
Normal growth and development
Normal variance
NRP
Nutrient requirements
Nutrition management
Obstetric complications affecting the newborn
Obstetric emergencies
Oligohydramnios
Oxygenation interpretation and management
Pain assessment
Parenteral fluid therapy
Physical assessment
Physiologic monitoring
Polyhydramnios
Positioning
Prenatal screens
PROM
Promoting sensory development
Pulse oximetry
Resuscitation & Stabilization
S.T.A.B.L.E.
Self-regulation
Sepsis
Sexual transmitted infections
Skin care
Sleep states
Sleep wake patterns
Small for gestational age (SGA)
Standard laboratory value interpretation
State organization
Stress response
Supportive care
Thermoregulation
Total parenteral nutrition
Urinary tract infections
Urine output
Ventilator management
Viral infections
WBC
Wraps