Jones' Clinical Paediatric Surgery: Diagnosis and Management / Edition 6

Jones' Clinical Paediatric Surgery: Diagnosis and Management / Edition 6

by John M. Hutson
     
 

ISBN-10: 1405162678

ISBN-13: 9781405162678

Pub. Date: 04/28/2008

Publisher: Wiley

This unique book explains the role of surgery in childhood disease, rather than detailing surgical procedures. It appeals to pediatricians and surgeons in explaining when surgery is appropriate. The systematic approach supported by case vignettes covers neonatal emergencies, head and neck, abdomen, urinary tract, trauma, orthopedics, chest and soft tissue. "I would

Overview

This unique book explains the role of surgery in childhood disease, rather than detailing surgical procedures. It appeals to pediatricians and surgeons in explaining when surgery is appropriate. The systematic approach supported by case vignettes covers neonatal emergencies, head and neck, abdomen, urinary tract, trauma, orthopedics, chest and soft tissue. "I would recommend the book for all trainees concerned with paediatric practice. It should be compulsory reading for candidates for the DCH examination and for higher fellowships in paediatrics and general surgery" Child "The first edition was 'strongly recommended' in this column, a verdict which can readily be repeated for this new eiditon and with the addition of 'very'...full marks!" Archives of Diseases in Childhood "...a rich but concise source of information...well-chosen illustrations and a very carefully selected bibliography...I enjoyed reading this book. Paediatric Annals "...strongly recommended...you can be sure this book will be appreciated..." British Journal of Surgery

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405162678
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
04/28/2008
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.70(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

List of Contributors.

Foreword to the First Edition.

Tribute to Mr Peter Jones.

Preface to the Sixth Edition.

Acknowledgement.

Introduction.

1 Antenatal Diagnosis – Surgical Aspects.

2 The Care and Transport of the Newborn.

3 The Child in Hospital.

Neonatal Emergencies.

4 Respiratory Distress in the Newborn.

5 Diaphragmatic Hernia.

6 Oesophageal Atresia and Tracheo-Oesophageal Fistula.

7 Bowel Obstruction.

8 Abdominal Wall Defects.

9 Spina Bifida.

10 Disorders of Sexual Development.

11 Anorectal Anomalies.

Head and Neck.

12 The Scalp, Skull and Brain.

13 The Eye.

14 The Ear, Nose and Throat.

15 Cleft Lip, Palate and Craniofacial Anomalies.

16 Abnormalities of the Neck and Face.

Abdomen.

17 The Umbilicus.

18 Vomiting in the First Months of Life.

19 Intussusception.

20 Abdominal Pain: Appendicitis?.

21 Recurrent Abdominal Pain.

22 Constipation.

23 Bleeding from the Alimentary Canal.

24 Infl ammatory Bowel Disease.

25 The Child with an Abdominal Mass.

26 Spleen, Pancreas and Biliary Tract.

27 Anus, Perineum and Female Genitalia.

28 Undescended Testes and Varicocele.

29 Inguinal Region and Acute Scrotum.

30 The Penis.

Urinary Tract.

31 Urinary Tract Infection.

32 Vesico-Ureteric Reflux.

33 Urinary Tract Dilatation.

34 The Child with Wetting.

35 The Child with Haematuria.

Trauma.

36 Trauma in Childhood.

37 Head Injuries.

38 Abdominal and Thoracic Injuries.

39 Foreign Bodies.

40 The Ingestion of Corrosives.

41 Burns.

Orthopaedics.

42 Neonatal Orthopaedics.

43 Orthopaedics in the Infant and Toddler.

44 Orthopaedics in the Child.

45 Orthopaedics in the Teenager.

46 The Hand.

Chest.

47 The Breast.

48 Chest Wall Deformities.

49 Lungs, Pleura and Mediastinum.

Skin and Soft Tissues.

50 Vascular and Pigmented Naevi.

51 Soft Tissue Lumps.

Answers to Case Questions.

52 Answers to Case Questions.

Index

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