Acyanotic Heart Disease of the Neonate

Acyanotic Heart Disease of the Neonate Simulation

Acyanotic Heart Disease

You are called to the bedside to assess baby boy Martinez. Baby Martinez is a 38 3/7 week infant admitted to the NICU from well baby nursery for poor feeding and tachypnea. Which do you choose to assess at this time?

  • Respiratory rate
  • Heart sounds
  • Silverman-Anderson score
  • Chest radiograph
  • Echocardiogram
  • Breath sounds
  • Oxygen saturation

Post assessment scenario