Pain in Neonates and Infants: Pain Research and Clinical Management Series, Volume 10 ePub download
by K. J. S. Anand MBBS DPhil,B. J. Stevens RN PhD,Patrick J. McGrath OC PhD FRSC
- ISBN: 044450348X
- ISBN13: 978-0444503480
- ePub: 1747 kb | FB2: 1735 kb
- Language: English
- Category: Medicine
- Publisher: Elsevier; 2 edition (May 25, 2000)
- Pages: 300
- Rating: 4.4/5
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Long term consequences are often not considered, yet they are very important. I recommend this book to anyone working with neonates and feel it should be included with other reference materials. One person found this helpful.
Pain in Neonates and . .
Hardcover ISBN: 9780444520616. The book is now used as a standard reference text for those working in the field of neonatology and paediatric pain assessment and management. The text is intended for use by all professionals working in the field: neonatologists; pediatricians; anestheiologists; nurses; psychologists.
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Learn more Of all pain behaviours, facial expression has emerged as the most reliable and consistent indicator of infant pain across populations and contexts due to its universality and specificity
Cite this publication. University of Toronto. Of all pain behaviours, facial expression has emerged as the most reliable and consistent indicator of infant pain across populations and contexts due to its universality and specificity. Crying and gross motor movements are also common responses to pain in infants and considered to be sensitive indicators of pain
Stevens, Patrick J. McGrath.
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Effective strategies to improve pain management in neonates require a clear understanding of the epidemiology and .
Effective strategies to improve pain management in neonates require a clear understanding of the epidemiology and management of procedural pain. OBJECTIVE: To report epidemiological data on neonatal pain collected from a geographically defined region, based on direct bedside observation of neonates. Design, setting, and patients
Neonates and infants require the same three categories of analgesic drugs as older children
Neonates and infants require the same three categories of analgesic drugs as older children. However, the difference in pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics among neonates, preterm infants, and full-term infants warrants special dosing considerations for infants and close monitoring when they receive opioids. The only exception are neonates in whom rigorous volume restriction is essential (that is, neonates with renal disease leading to oliguria or anuria, or neonates in congestive heart failure).
Behavioral Pain Scales in Prolonged Pain by Child's Age. Pain in sedated or unconscious newborns and infants. Ballantyne M, Stevens B, McAllister M, Dionne K, Jack . alidation of the premature infant profile in the clinical setting. COMFORT behavior scale. The COMFORT Behavior Scale is used to monitor excess sedation in children from birth to adolescence, intubated ventilated or unconscious children in intensive care units, and in the postoperative setting. 12 It assesses prolonged acute pain, discomfort, and distress. Grunau E, Oberland T, Holsti L, Whitfield MF.