This is an update on the current state of scientific and clinical knowledge relating to neonatal encephalopathy and neurologic outcomes. This new edition updates the science on neonatal encephalopathy presented in the 1st edition. There are new sections on placental pathology, focal ischemic stroke, neonatal interventions, patient safety, and the significant advances in neuroimaging. This report will assist the clinician in evaluating a newborn with encephalopathy to assist in defining both the cause and timing.
Published: 2014, reaffirmed 2019