Neonatology is a subspecialty of paediatrics which consists of the medicinal care of new-born infants, especially the sick or premature infant. The tiniest patients of neonatologists are new born infants who require special medical care due to prematurity, low birth weight, congenital malformations (birth defects, intrauterine growth retardation,), pulmonary hypoplasia, and sepsis. It is usually practiced in neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) as it is a hospital-based specialty. Therefore, neonatologists focus on the care of new-born’s that requires Intensive Care Unit (ICU) hospitalization.
- Track 1-1 Neonatal Medicine
- Track 2-2 Neonatal health
- Track 3-3 Neonatal Resuscitation
- Track 4-4 Neonatal Nursing
- Track 5-5 Neonatal psychology