Neonatology (Newborn Medicine)
Neonatology (Newborn Medicine)

Neonatology (Newborn Medicine)

by Brian Alverson, MD
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This course covers deliveries and newborn resuscitation. It is especially for 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 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.

Course Details

  • Videos 21
  • Duration 1:55 h
  • Quiz questions 21
  • Articles 15

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Your Educators of course Neonatology (Newborn Medicine)

 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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Best lecture ever!!!!!
By James A. on 21. August 2017 for Neonatology (Newborn Medicine)

Dr Alverson he teaches very well.Easy to understand and really helpful for examen,the ward and the real life practicing medecine.I wish i have professor like that.

 
Very good overview of the newborn examination
By Agnes L. on 30. May 2017 for Newborn Physical Exam (Part 2)

Well explained overview of the process behind the newborn exam, as well as what common abnormalities you may find. Especially found the neuro section helpful.

 
Very good overview of the newborn examination
By Agnes L. on 30. May 2017 for Newborn Physical Exam (Part 1)

Well explained overview of the process behind the newborn exam, as well as what common abnormalities you may find.

 
very useful app
By Neuer N. on 30. April 2017 for Neonatology (Newborn Medicine)

it is really very helpful app for pharmacy students also

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