0
We're unable to sign you in at this time. Please try again in a few minutes.
Retry
We were able to sign you in, but your subscription(s) could not be found. Please try again in a few minutes.
Retry
There may be a problem with your account. Please contact the AMA Service Center to resolve this issue.
Contact the AMA Service Center:
Telephone: 1 (800) 262-2350 or 1 (312) 670-7827  *   Email: subscriptions@jamanetwork.com
Error Message ......
Article |

Die Krankheiten des Neugeborenen und Frühgeborenen (Diseases of the Newborn and the Premature Infant).

GUNNAR STICKLER
Am J Dis Child. 1961;101(2):269. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1961.04020030133024.
Text Size: A A A
Published online

ABSTRACT

This book is the result of intensive study of newborn and premature infants in health and disease over a 14-year period. Physiologic variations and diseases are well described, and the coverage is all-inclusive. Congenital malformations are broadly discussed, and examples are well illustrated.

The discussion of diseases such as tetanus and listeriosis in the newborn period, and interstitial plasma cell pneumonia in premature infants is particularly interesting for the pediatrician in this country, because these conditions either are not seen any more or have not yet been seen or recognized with any frequency.

As far as the treatment of various diseases is concerned, it appears to this reviewer that most pediatricians in this country would tend to be more conservative than the author. We would be inclined not to tape umbilical hernias or to treat hemangiomata, even if they are large, and we would not resect a short frenulum linguae.

Topics

Sign in

Create a free personal account to sign up for alerts, share articles, and more.

Purchase Options

• Buy this article
• Subscribe to the journal

First Page Preview

View Large
First page PDF preview

First Page Preview

View Large
First page PDF preview

Figures

Tables

References

Correspondence

CME
Also Meets CME requirements for:
Browse CME for all U.S. States
Accreditation Information
The American Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The AMA designates this journal-based CME activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM per course. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Physicians who complete the CME course and score at least 80% correct on the quiz are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.
Note: You must get at least of the answers correct to pass this quiz.
Your answers have been saved for later.
You have not filled in all the answers to complete this quiz
The following questions were not answered:
Sorry, you have unsuccessfully completed this CME quiz with a score of
The following questions were not answered correctly:
Commitment to Change (optional):
Indicate what change(s) you will implement in your practice, if any, based on this CME course.
Your quiz results:
The filled radio buttons indicate your responses. The preferred responses are highlighted
For CME Course: A Proposed Model for Initial Assessment and Management of Acute Heart Failure Syndromes
Indicate what changes(s) you will implement in your practice, if any, based on this CME course.
Submit a Comment

Multimedia

Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Sign in

Create a free personal account to sign up for alerts, share articles, and more.

Purchase Options

• Buy this article
• Subscribe to the journal

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging & repositioning the boxes below.

Jobs
brightcove.createExperiences();