Neonatology (Newborn Medicine)
Neonatology (Newborn Medicine)

Neonatology (Newborn Medicine)

by Brian Alverson, MD

This course covers deliveries and newborn resuscitation. It has been designed for use by medical students, residents and physicians who are preparing for the USMLE Step 2 or Step 3 exam, studying for their clerkship Shelf Exam, or wishing to review the essential components of pediatrics.

You will learn about the newborn exam, and anticipatory guidance for new parents. You will also master common neonatal problems and diseases and:

  • Learn how to manage newborns, from delivery to advising parents as they leave the hospital
  • Master complications of a negative intrauterine environment, from TORCH infections to maternal diabetes
  • Learn about the management of neonatal hyperbilirubinemia

Brian Alverson, MD is the Director for the Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine at Hasbro Children's Hospital and Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Brown University in Providence, RI. He has been active in pediatric education and research for 15 years. He has won over 25 teaching awards at two Ivy League Medical Schools. He is co-author of the book "Step Up to Pediatrics" and over 40 peer reviewed articles. Dr. Alverson has extensive experience in preparing students for the USMLE exams and has significant test-writing experience.

Course Details

  • Videos 21
  • Duration 1:54 h
  • Quiz questions 60
  • Articles 15

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 Brian Alverson, MD

Brian Alverson, MD

Brian Alverson, MD is the Director for the Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine at Hasbro Children's Hospital and Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Brown University in Providence, RI. He has been active in pediatric education and research for 15 years.He has won over 25 teaching awards at two Ivy League Medical Schools. He is an author of the book "Step Up to Pediatrics" and over 40 peer reviewed articles. Dr. Alverson has extensive experience in preparing students for the USMLE exams and has test writing experience as well.


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Keep up the good work! =)
By Daniel C. on 10. June 2019 for Congenital Infections of the Infant

Excellent presentation!.. He make a difficult subject for understand in a clear and didactique explanation of the congenital infections of the infant. Dr. Alverson is very clear for teaching. Congratulations!

 
great lecture
By Niamh D. on 26. February 2019 for General Infant Care

really great lecture, covered clinical information really well but also holistic care which is so important!!

 
Great! Excellent explication
By Gustavo S. on 28. August 2018 for Neonatology (Newborn Medicine): Introduction

Excellent conference, everything is clear. A lot of information summarized in a conference clearly

 
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By Pinky B. on 23. May 2018 for Neonatology (Newborn Medicine)

The videos and presentations arewell structereda nd easy to understand. I really enjoyed the way Brian Alverson delivers his presentations, but I would like to see a few more topics included on the neonatology list,