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Managing Newborn Problems: A Guide for Doctors, Nurses, and Midwives

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English: Web Page

Summary

This guide is intended to assist countries with limited resources in their efforts to reduce neonatal mortality and to ensure care for newborn babies with problems due to complications of pregnancy and childbirth, such as asphyxia, sepsis, and low birth weight or preterm birth. The main section of this guide is arranged by clinical signs or findings, which facilitates early identification of illness, and provides up-to-date guidelines for clinical management.

Publisher: World Health Organization
Language: English
Format: Web Page
Region: Global
Audiences: Doctors/Physicians, Nurses, Physician's Assistants/Nurse Practitioners, Midwives/Traditional Birth Attendants, Policymakers, Program Managers
Literacy level: Medium
Topic Area: Primary Care of HIV Infected & Exposed Children
Resource Type: Clinical Tools