Physical Examination or Assessment of Unwell Newborn or Neonate

Physical examination of unwell newborn baby

Physical Examination or Assessment of Unwell Newborn or Neonate Examination of Unwell Newborn or Neonate: The initial assessment of an unwell child includes the paediatric assessment triangle: appearance, breathing and circulation to skin; primary survey that focuses on basic life support, patient assessment and immediate management; secondary survey with a detailed history of the event … Read more

How to Assess a High Risk Newborn or Neonate?

High risk newborn assessment skills and diagnosis

High Risk Newborn Assessment Skills and Diagnosis Assessment of High Risk Newborn or Neonate: Risk assessment is the determination of quantitative or qualitative estimate of risk related to a e well-defined situation and a recognized threat (also called hazard). Quantitative risk assessment requires calculations of two components of risk (R): the magnitude of the potential … Read more