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pm nicu_nurse with titles and short descriptions of books that you've read and would like to recommend to others if you are aware of a helpful book that you would like to see on this list.
books for nurses:
core curricula/general handbooks:
fetal and neonatal secrets
by dr richard polin & dr alan spitzer
core review for neonatal intensive care nursing
by robin l. watson
care of the high risk neonate
by klaus & fanaroff
handbook of neonatal intensive care
by gerald merenstein and sandra gardner
workbook in practical neonatology
by richard polin
history of the care and feeding of the premature infant
by thomas e. cone, jr., m.d.
physical assessment of the newborn
by ellen p. tappero, rnc, mn, nnp and mary ellen honeyfield, rnc, ms, nnp
comprehensive neonatal nursing: a physiological perspective
by carole kenner and judy wright lott
nurturing the premature infant
by dr edward goldson
kangaroo care: the best you can do to help your preterm infant
by susan m. luddington-hoe
neonatal respiratory care:
assisted ventillation of the neonate, fourth edition
by goldsmith & karotkin
manual of neonatal emergency x-ray interpretation
by meerstadt & gyll (1996)
neonatal medication administration:
neonatal medications and nutrition: a comprehensive guide
by zenk, et. al.
books for parents/children:
rosie and tortoise
by margaret wild, ron brooks
believe in katie lynn
by bartholomew resta, kitty harvill
preemies: the essential guide for parents of premature babies
by dana wechsler linden, emma trenti paroli, mia wechsler doron m.d.
no bigger than my teddy bear
by valerie pankow, gwen connelly
i'm made of mama's milk
by mary olsen
i eat at mommy's
by anna e. bradley-mcbeth, nilaja a. bradley-mcbeth
amazon.com list of books for new siblings:
links to other children's books regarding infants, breastfeeding, new siblings, etc.:
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