Limit search to available items
Book Cover

Title Antenatal and neonatal screening / edited by Nicholas Wald and Ian Leck
Edition 2nd ed
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000


Description 1 online resource (xxii, 591 pages) : illustrations
Contents Ch. 1. Tests using single markers -- Ch. 2. Tests using multiple markers -- Ch. 3. Neural tube defects -- Ch. 4 Down's syndrome -- Ch. 5. X-linked disorders -- Ch. 6. Tay-Sachs disease -- Ch. 7. Infections -- Ch. 8. Disorders associated with hyperglycaemia in pregnancy -- Ch. 9. Disorders associated with high blood pressure -- Ch. 10. Acquired haematological disorders -- Ch. 11. Genetic haematological disorders -- Ch. 12. Rhesus and other haemolytic diseases -- Ch. 13. Cystic fibrosis -- Ch. 14. Phenylketonuria and other inherited metabolic defects -- Ch. 15. Congenital hypothyroidism -- Ch. 16. Congenital dislocation of the hip -- Ch. 17. Ultrasound as an ancillary investigation in the management of pregnancy -- Ch. 18. Ultrasound scanning for congenital abnormalities -- Ch. 19. Amniocentesis and chorionic villus sampling -- Ch. 20. Fetal blood and tissue sampling -- Ch. 21. Continuous electronic fetal monitoring during labor -- Ch. 22. Ethics of antenatal and neonatal screening -- Ch. 23. Conclusions
Summary This work provides an up-to-date evaluation of antenatal and neonatal screening. Each disorder is defined and the screening tests used are analysed quantitatively. Guidance is given on how screening should be conducted while research needs are covered
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Print version record
digitized 2023. HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda MiAaHDL
Subject Prenatal diagnosis.
Newborn infants -- Diseases -- Diagnosis.
Pregnancy -- Complications -- Diagnosis
Newborn screening.
Pregnancy -- Complications.
Genetic markers.
Biochemical markers.
Diagnostic services.
Public health.
Medical care.
National health services.
Biological products.
Statistics -- Methodology
Prenatal Diagnosis
Neonatal Screening
Pregnancy Complications
Genetic Markers
Mass Screening
Female Urogenital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications
Laboratory Techniques and Procedures
Diagnostic Techniques, Obstetrical and Gynecological
Health Surveys
Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures
Biological Factors
Genetic Phenomena
Diagnostic Services
Public Health Practice
Analytical, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques and Equipment
Chemicals and Drugs
Data Collection
Public Health
Preventive Health Services
Phenomena and Processes
Community Health Services
Epidemiologic Methods
Health Care Evaluation Mechanisms
Environment and Public Health
Delivery of Health Care
Investigative Techniques
Quality of Health Care
Health Services
Health Care Facilities, Manpower, and Services
Health Care Quality, Access, and Evaluation
Patient Care
public health.
Public health
Pregnancy -- Complications
Newborn screening
National health services
Medical care
Genetic markers
Diagnostic services
Biochemical markers
Newborn infants -- Diseases -- Diagnosis
Pregnancy -- Complications -- Diagnosis
Prenatal diagnosis
Prenatale diagnose.
44.92 gynecology and obstetrics.
44.67 pediatrics.
Form Electronic book
Author Wald, Nicholas J.
Leck, Ian.
ISBN 9780191723605
Other Titles Antenatal & neonatal screening