New PDF release: Caring for Children Born Small for Gestational Age

By Siegfried Zabransky (auth.), Siegfried Zabransky (eds.)

ISBN-10: 1908517859

ISBN-13: 9781908517852

ISBN-10: 1908517905

ISBN-13: 9781908517906

Care for kids Born Small for Gestational Age is a accomplished instruction manual that serves to synthesize the vast contemporary literature within the quarter to supply a realistic source geared toward a variety of healthcare pros, together with obstetricians, midwives, neonatologists, and first care physicians. This complete instruction manual contains an in-depth survey of the prevention, prognosis, therapy and long term tracking of kids born small for gestational age, in addition to similar stipulations reminiscent of intrauterine development restrict, metabolic syndrome and kind 2 diabetes. also, the fast and long term psychiatric and social results of this are addressed.

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The placenta therefore is less efficient during chronic hypoxia [36,42]. During this time, the placenta extracts more glucose from the maternal blood because aerobic glycolysis, a major oxygen consumer, is switched to anaerobic glycolysis at the cost of glucose. The result is placental energy production by generation of lactate and decreased placental mitochondrial oxygen consumption. Concurrently, GLUT1 expression [19] and glucose transfer to the fetus are decreased, resulting in relative fetal hypoglycemia and downregulation of cellular proliferation.

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Caring for Children Born Small for Gestational Age by Siegfried Zabransky (auth.), Siegfried Zabransky (eds.)

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