Newborn Reading LIst

Department of Family and Community Medicine

AAFP articles on newborn care

  • A Comprehensive Newborn Exam:Part 1 & 2.
  • Newborn Skin, parts 1 & 2
  • The Gomco circumcision: Common Problems and Solutions
  • Common Questions About Developmental Hip Dysplasia
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia
  • Newborn Respiratory Distress
  • Common Issues in the Care of Sick Neonates
  • Common Questions about Outpatient Care for Premature Newborns
  • Discharge Procedures for Healthy Newborns

AAP Red Book sections (via Savitt Library website)

  • Discussing vaccines with parents
  • Immunization in preterm and LBW infants
  • Human milk
  • Meningococcal Infections and Congenital Syphilis