Paediatric Clinical Examination Made Easy / Edition 5

Paediatric Clinical Examination Made Easy / Edition 5

by Denis Gill, Niall O'Brien
     
 

ISBN-10: 044310395X

ISBN-13: 9780443103957

Pub. Date: 12/21/2006

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This book provides a concise, humorous, and carefully written and illustrated guide to paediatric clinical skills, including the skill of history taking from the child at various ages and from the parents, as well as examination of the body systems. The style is appealing and easy to read, and contains advice and tips based on the authors' years of experience and

Overview

This book provides a concise, humorous, and carefully written and illustrated guide to paediatric clinical skills, including the skill of history taking from the child at various ages and from the parents, as well as examination of the body systems. The style is appealing and easy to read, and contains advice and tips based on the authors' years of experience and study.

• Divided into short, manageable chapters
• Useful illustrations and tables
• All terms are clearly defined
• Links examination technique to clinical examples
• Includes terms and mnemonics section and clinical checklist

• New illustrations and page design
• New material on the acutely ill child and the terrified toddler
• New information on syndrome recognition

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780443103957
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
12/21/2006
Series:
Made Easy Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
4.80(w) x 7.30(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

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1. Introduction.
2. History taking.
3. Approaching children.
4. Examination at different ages.
5. Systems examination.
6. A measure of progress.
7. Hydration and nutrition.
8. Developmental assessment.
9. Examining excreta.
10. Using your senses.
11. Paediatric tips and topics.
Recommended reading.
Index.

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