Book review: Essential Neonatal Medicine

Essential Neonatal Medicine

Essential Neonatal Medicine Sunil Sinha, Lawrence Miall and Luke Jardine Wiley Blackwell £42.99 | 352pp ISBN: 9781119235811

Now in its sixth edition, this is an excellent resource for neonatal nurses, medical students, allied health professionals and others working in the field of neonatology.

Illustrated with colour pictures, tables, clinical procedures and diagrams, it presents neonatology in a clear and informative style.

This edition emphasises developmental and family-centred care, and its chapters on imaging, diagnosis and genetic testing have been enhanced.

There is also additional information on neonatal transport, and palliative and end of life care.

The chapters on birth injury and genetic disorders were particularly informative as they present what can be complex information is a user-friendly style.

The reader will not be disappointed in the rest of the book, which includes content on jaundice, the extreme preterm infant, respiratory physiology and


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