Cleveland Clinic Intensive Review of Pediatrics / Edition 4

Cleveland Clinic Intensive Review of Pediatrics / Edition 4

by Robert J. Cunningham III
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1451172664

ISBN-13: 9781451172669

Pub. Date: 01/15/2013

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Cleveland Clinic Intensive Review of Pediatrics, Fourth Edition

Users will build confidence and reduce anxiety as they prepare for the American Board of Pediatrics certification and recertification exams. Written primarily by distinguished Cleveland Clinic faculty, this detailed and practical review is organized into subspecialty sections, each

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Cleveland Clinic Intensive Review of Pediatrics, Fourth Edition

Users will build confidence and reduce anxiety as they prepare for the American Board of Pediatrics certification and recertification exams. Written primarily by distinguished Cleveland Clinic faculty, this detailed and practical review is organized into subspecialty sections, each concluding with a board simulation chapter to build users’ test-taking skills. Numerous bulleted lists, tables, and illustrations improve retention of essential facts.  Two practice board exams at the end of the book provide opportunities for self-assessment. Convenient companion website offers the fully searchable text, an image bank, and 100 online-only questions with answers.

NEW to this edition…
• New board simulation in sports medicine prepares you for exam excellence.
• Detailed rationales for each response facilitate self-paced study and review.
• Self-assessment features in all board simulation chapters let you evaluate your strengths and weaknesses. 
 
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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781451172669
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
01/15/2013
Edition description:
Fourth
Pages:
635
Sales rank:
557,774
Product dimensions:
10.90(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.90(d)

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Table of Contents

Contributing Authorsxi
Prefacexiii
Part IGeneral Pediatrics
1.The Real Causes of Pediatric Morbidity and Mortality and Your Role in Prevention (Unintentional Injuries)3
2.Pediatric Dermatology7
3.Immunizations20
4.Ingestions and Poisonings30
5.Board Simulation: General Pediatrics37
Part IIPediatric Gastroenterology
6.Abdominal Pain47
7.Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Children and Adolescents56
8.Viral Hepatitis in Children64
9.Foreign Bodies and Caustic Ingestion in Infants and Children72
10.Neonatal Jaundice and Liver Disease78
11.Board Simulation: Gastroenterology87
Part IIIPediatric Nephrology
12.Fluids and Electrolytes97
13.Proteinuria and Hematuria104
14.Hypertension111
15.Board Simulation: Acid-Base and Complex Fluid and Electrolyte Problems116
Part IVPediatric Endocrinology
16.Adrenal Disorders in Infants and Children125
17.Thyroid Disease132
18.Calcium and Phosphorus Metabolism137
19.Short Stature and Growth Hormone Therapy142
20.Board Simulation: Endocrinology148
Part VNeonatology
21.Respiratory Diseases of the Newborn157
22.Neonatal Sepsis and Congenital Infections171
Part VIPediatric Cardiology
23.Recognition of Cardiovascular Disorders185
24.Congenital Heart Disease191
25.Acquired Heart Disease201
26.Disorders of Cardiac Rate and Rhythm207
27.Board Simulation: Cardiology215
Part VIIPediatric Allergy and Pulmonology
28.Allergic Disorders223
29.Asthma228
30.Stridor, Croup, and Diseases that Compromise the Airway240
Part VIIIPediatric Neurology and Child Development
31.Epilepsy and Anticonvulsant Therapy247
32.Febrile Seizures255
33.Paroxysmal Nonepileptiform Disorders in Children and Adolescents260
34.Neurocutaneous Syndromes266
35.Neuromuscular Disorders: Muscular Dystrophies and Congenital Myopathies272
36A.Normal Child Growth and Development280
36B.Developmental Disabilities289
37.Board Simulation: Development and Neurology303
Part IXGenetic and Metabolic Disorders
38.Chromosomal Abnormalities317
39.Dysmorphic Syndromes322
40.Inborn Errors of Metabolism331
Part XAdolescent Medicine
41.Adolescent Development and Tanner Staging339
42.Sexually Transmitted Diseases in the Adolescent346
43.Amenorrhea354
Part XIPediatric Infectious Diseases and Immunology
44.Inherited Immunodeficiency Disorders363
45.Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Part I369
46.Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Part II383
47.Rheumatic Disorders394
48.Board Simulation: Pediatric Infectious Diseases404
Part XIIPediatric Hematology-Oncology
49.Anemia: An Approach to Evaluation419
50.Hemoglobinopathies426
51.Clinical Signs and Prognostic Factors in Common Pediatric Malignancies435
52.Board Simulation: Hematology-Oncology446
Part XIIIPediatric Surgery
53.Gastrointestinal Obstruction in Infants and Children455
54.Orthopedics for the Pediatrician460
55.Musculoskeletal Emergencies468
56.Urology for the Pediatrician474
57.Pediatric Ophthalmology Overview483
Part XIVBoard Simulation: Potpourri
58.Board Simulation: Potpourri493
59.Board Simulation: Potpourri501
Subject Index509

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