Neonatology is a subspecialty of paediatrics that specialises in the medical care of newborn infants, especially those that are ill or premature. It is a hospital-based specialty and is usually practised in neonatal care units. In Australia, around eight per cent of babies are born prematurely (before 37 weeks’ gestation) every year (Better Health Vic).
Transient Tachypnoea of the Newborn
Some other common disorders in premature babies
Some common procedure and Investigations
Important medical terminology (including Latin and Greek Root words)
Interpreters at all levels of knowledge of clinical medicine who are interested in gaining a basic understanding of Neonatology
Interpreters who are preparing for NAATI Certified Specialist Health Interpreter (CSHI) Test
Interpreters who are pursuing to become healthcare interpreter
Dr Bee Yen Ooi (MBBS)
Dr Bee Yen Ooi graduated with a MBBS from Peking University Health Science Centre in 2007 and has successfully passed Medical Qualifying Exams in China, Malaysia and Australia. Dr Bee Yen is a registered Medical Doctor with Ministry of Health, Malaysia since 2009 and is eligible for registration as a medical practitioner in Australia. With more than 10 years of clinical experience she has a special interest in diagnostic radiology and teaching.
Some common neonatological diseases: Neonatal Asphyxia , Neonatal Jaundice and Transient Tachypnoea of the Newborns
Some other common disorders in premature babies
Some common procedures and Investigations
Easy ways to remember relevant medical terminology in Neonatology
Provide high quality and professional interpreting of complex and specialised spoken language from the health domain
Understand, remember and recall relevant medical terminology efficiently
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