This is the second edition of the manual describing this popular and practical tool for the clinical neurological examination of the newborn. In addition to a number of developments on the original scheme in the light of clinical and research experience, the new manual also facilitates the recording and performance of the examination by providing clear information on its administration aided by illustrative diagrams. New sections include a simplified version of the examination suited to inexperienced staff, applicable both for screening and for use in developing countries; a revised proforma that may be used for the follow-up of infants beyond the neonatal period; and a new section describing clinical patterns in newborns with brain lesions and their correlation with imaging and neurological findings. Scoring tables are included in the back of the book.This is the second edition of the manual describing this popular and practical tool for the clinical neurological examination of the newborn.
|Title||:||The Neurological Assessment of the Preterm and Full-term Newborn Infant|
|Author||:||Lilly M. S. Dubowitz, Victor Dubowitz, Eugenio Mercuri|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 1999-01-26|