Flashcards in Neonatology Deck (14):
What does "depression at birth" or "neonatal depression" refer to?
Respiratory depression at birth. (Formal: need for PPV >2 min, intubation, or Apgar score <6 at 5 min.)
Intrapartum Tx for postmature infants involves preparation for _______ and _______.
Meconium aspiration; neonatal depression
Other conditions (aside from meconium aspiration an respi depression) seen commonly in postpartum neonates include what 4 conditions?
Persistent pulmonary hypertension (PPHTN), hypoglycemia, hypocalcemia, and polycythemia.
What is the #1 cause of neonatal seizures?
Hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy
What neonates are at higher risk of interventricular bleeds?
What is the best diagnostic test for a suspected intracerebral bleed in a premie?
What is the best test for an intracerebral bleed in a term baby?
Most common metabolic cause of neonatal seizures?
What is the best test for suspected drug withdrawal after Hx and PE?
Urine drug screening
What is the effect of maternal cyanotic heart disease on the fetus?
Intrauterine growth retardation
What is the effect of Graves' disease on the neonate?
What is the effect of maternal ITP?
What is the effect of maternal myasthenia gravis?