Neonatology could also be a subspecialty of pediatrics that involves the medical care of new-born babies, who are sick or require special medical care as results of prematurity, low birth weight, intrauterine growth retardation, birth defects, sepsis, and pulmonary hypoplasia or birth asphyxias. It a hospital based specialty and is typically practiced in neonatal medical aid units. Neonatologists are medicinal specialists who practice in NICU, also called Neonatal medical care Units, which may be a hospital department dedicated completely for brand spanking new born infants.

Related Topics on Neonatology: Sepsis, Baby Feeding, Community Neonatal education, Fetal and Perinatal therapy, Neonatal Medicine, Neonatal health, Neonatal Resuscitation, Neonatal Nursery Levels.


Neonatal research

Neonatal neurology

Neonatal nutrition

Neonatal blood disorders