Newborn transitioning and nursing management

  1. Neonatal period
    • 1st 28 days
    • Physiologic transitions 
    • Behavioral transitions
  2. Newborn adaptations
    • Cardiovascular
    • Respiratory 
    • Temperature regulation 
    • Hepatic 
    • Gastrointestinal 
    • Renal 
    • Immune system 
    • Integumentary 
    • Neurological 
    • Behavioral
  3. Cardiovascular adaptations 

    At birth system switches from ____ to ______ circulation and from ______ to _______ gas exchange. 

    Increased _______ (stress) 
    Increased epi and norepi stimulate
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    • At birth system switches from fetal to newborn circulation and from placental to pulmonary gas exchange. 
    • Increased catecholamines (stress) 
    • Increased epi and norepi stimulate: 
    • . Increased cardiac output and contractility 
    • . Surfactant release 
    • . Promotion of pulmonary fluid clearance 
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geoerguera
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Newborn transitioning and nursing management
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Newborn transitioning and nursing management
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