Chest X-ray - Systematic Approach. Medical Investigations
Reading a chest X-ray (CXR) requires a systematic approach. It is tempting to leap to the obvious but failure to be systematic can lead to missing "barn...
RSV: What it is & Tips to Keep Baby Healthy - Embracing Beauty
I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting (#MC) for MedImmune. I received a promotional item as a thank you for participating. I talk about the dangers of RSV all the time to my husband, to other moms, and especially to new moms. RSV is incredibly serious and not many moms
Care of the Normal Newborn (Maternal and Newborn Nursing) Part 3
Movement and Activities Maturity Generally, each facility will have a gestational age maturity guide in the form of a table. The birth attendant observes the infant’s posture, tests flexibility and reflexes, and identifies specific physical characteristics to determine the newborn’s […]
an extra passageway between the pulmonary artery (carrying oxygen-poor blood from the heart to the lungs) and the aorta (carrying oxygen-rich blood from the heart to the body)