Hdbk of Pediatric & Neonatal Transport Medn / Edition 1

Hdbk of Pediatric & Neonatal Transport Medn / Edition 1

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by Taylor and Francis, Dharmapuri Vidyasagar
     
 

ISBN-10: 156053060X

ISBN-13: 9781560530602

Pub. Date: 04/30/1996

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The new edition of this popular text provides practical information for developing an efficient organization for transport, acquaints the reader with all available modes of transportation, and presents strategies for handling a wide array of neonatal and pediatric medical problems in the transport setting. All these elements work toward the goal of providing

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The new edition of this popular text provides practical information for developing an efficient organization for transport, acquaints the reader with all available modes of transportation, and presents strategies for handling a wide array of neonatal and pediatric medical problems in the transport setting. All these elements work toward the goal of providing transport care as an extension of the intensive care unit. Follows the latest guidelines from the Transport Medicine Section of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

• First edition a good seller

• Includes a wealth of tables, illustrations, charts, and algorithms

• Editors are major authorities in the field

• American Academy of Pediatrics now contains a Section devoted to the topic of Transport Medicine

• Follows the latest Guidelines of the American Academy of Pediatrics

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781560530602
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
04/30/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
141
Product dimensions:
6.01(w) x 8.99(h) x 1.08(d)

Table of Contents

1Organization of a Pediatric-Neonatal Transport Program1
2Transport Management Considerations13
3Organization of a Neonatal Transport Program25
4Aviation Physiology in Pediatric Transport39
5General Neonatal Physiologic Considerations51
6Transport Safety67
7Administrative Pearls77
8Pediatric Cardiology in Transport Medicine85
9Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation of Newborns During Transport115
10Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation125
11Shock141
12Airway Management157
13Respiratory Failure Management During Transport179
14Transport Issues in Neonates with Respiratory Problems191
15Transport Management of Acute Pediatric Asthma211
16Transport of Neonatal and Pediatric Patients Requiring Extracorporeal Life Support225
17Neonatal Neurologic Problems231
18Transportation of the Child with Seizures241
19Near Drowning257
20Endocrine and Metabolic Emergencies265
21Evaluation and Management of Renal Emergencies293
22Poisoning, Ingestion, and Overdose305
23Initial Stabilization and Transport of the Pediatric Trauma Patient327
24Central Nervous System Injuries347
25Cardiothoracic Injuries in Children357
26Abdominal Anomalies371
27Skeletal Injuries383
28Burns and Inhalation Injuries391
29Infectious Disease407
30Temperature Regulation and Management433
31Common Radiologic Findings in Pediatric and Neonatal Transport Patients441
32Transport Equipment and Techniques469
Appendix I: Laboratory Values491
Appendix II: Treatment Algorithms and Charts493
Appendix III: Drug Therapy500
Index503

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