Pediatric Acute Care / Edition 2

Pediatric Acute Care / Edition 2

by Mary W. Lieh-Lai
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781728525

ISBN-13: 9780781728522

Pub. Date: 01/28/2001

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins


Now in its Second Edition, this best-selling handbook is an ideal pocket reference for managing acutely ill pediatric patients. This handy guide provides quick access to relevant information with the use of algorithms, tables, and charts. This new edition includes twenty new topics and provides the latest information on all disorders and drugs.  See more details below

Overview


Now in its Second Edition, this best-selling handbook is an ideal pocket reference for managing acutely ill pediatric patients. This handy guide provides quick access to relevant information with the use of algorithms, tables, and charts. This new edition includes twenty new topics and provides the latest information on all disorders and drugs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781728522
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
01/28/2001
Series:
Core Handbook Series in Pediatrics Series
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
7.42(w) x 4.32(h) x 0.64(d)

Table of Contents

Preface - The Critically Ill Child
Acknowledgments
List of Abbreviations
Guidelines for Use
IABC's/CPR1
ABC's2
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation5
Neonatal Resuscitation6
IICritical Conditions9
Cardiogenic Shock and Congestive Heart Failure12
Cyanotic Infant16
Cardiac Arrhythmias18
"Tet" spells of Tetralogy of Fallot (Hypercyanotic Spells)28
Hypovolemic Shock30
Ischemic Heart Disease In Children32
Post-Operative Care Following Open-Heart Surgery34
The Infant in Shock38
Ductal Dependaent Congenital Heart Lesions40
Child Abuse42
Adrenal Crisis46
Central Diabetes Insipidus48
Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA)50
Syndrome of Inappropriate Anlidiuretic Hormone Secretion52
Hypoglycemia54
Thyroloxicoals: Thyroid Storm56
Acute Abdominal Pain58
The Acute Abdomen/Peritonitis60
Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding62
Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding64
Gastrointestinal Obstruction68
Anemia70
Desseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC)74
Hemophilia Emergencies76
Fever in the Neutropenic Patient82
Sickle Cell Disease86
Acute Chest Syndrome in Sickle Cell Disease88
Tumor Lysis Syndrome90
Anaphylaxis92
Patient with AIDS and Fever94
Patient with AIDS and Suspected Lung Involvement96
Immunocompromised Host with Fever100
Acute Transfusion Reaction104
Acute Encephalitis106
Meningitis108
Tuberculous Meningitis112
Septic Shock114
General Poisoning116
Acelaminophen Toxicity120
Alcohol Ingestions: Ethanol, Isopropanol, Methanol, Ethylene Glycol124
Caustic Ingestion/Exposure128
Cyclic Antidepressant Overdose130
Hydrocarbon Exposure132
Iron Poisoning134
Organophosphate/Carbamate Poisoning136
Theophyiline Toxicity138
Clonidine Toxicity140
Digoxin Toxicity142
Antiepileptic Drug Overdose: Phenobarbital, Carbamezipine, Phenytoin144
Calcium Channel Blocker Overdose146
Methemoglobinemia148
Envenomations: Spiders, Scorpions150
Snake Biles152
Mushroom Poisoning154
Acute Neonatal Hyperammonemia158
Interpretation of Blood Gases160
Inborn Errors of Metabolism164
Malignant Hyperthermia166
Coma168
Guillain-Barre Syndrome172
Increased Intracranial Pressure174
Myasthenia Gravis176
Spinal Cord Injury (SCI)178
Status Epilepticus182
Seizures184
Febrile Seizures188
Acute Hemlparesis190
Acute Psychosis192
Suicide194
Ophthalmologic Emergencies196
Acute Renal Failure200
Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome204
Hypertensive Crisis, Encephalopathy206
Hypernairemic Dehydration208
Hyponatremia210
Hyperkalemia212
Hypermagnesemia214
Hypocalcemia216
Metabolic Acidosis218
Dehydration222
Acute Bronchlolitis226
Acute Respiratory Failure228
Apnea232
Status Asthmaticus234
Dislodged Tracheostomy Tube239
Croup/Laryngotracheobronchitis (LTB)240
Acute Epiglollitis241
Foreign Body Aspiration242
Wheezing Other Than Asthma244
Burns: Thermal, Chemical, and Electrical246
Smoke Inhalation Injury and Carbon Monoxide (CO) Poisoning250
Stabilization of the Trauma Patient252
Near Drowning258
IIIProcedures261
Abdominal Paracentesis262
Radial Arterial Puncture264
Double Volume Exchange Transfusion267
Femoral Vein Cannulation268
Intraosseous Needle Placement270
Endotracheal Intubation272
Partial Exchange Transfusion274
Percutaneous Pericardiocentesis276
Rapid Sequence Intubation (RSI)278
Subclavian Catheter Placement282
Subdural Tap284
Suprapubic Bladder Aspiration286
Thoracentesis: Needle Aspiration of Pneumothorax288
Umbilical Vein/Artery Catheterization (UVC/UAC)290
Tapping a Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt (VPS)292
Conscious Sedation293
Non-Invasive Monitoring295
Temporary Cardiac Pacing297
Measurement of Pulsus Paradoxus298
IVAppendix299
Antimicrobial Formulary Agents300
Samples of Continuous Infusion Calculation302
Formulae303
Table of Forced Vital Capacity Normalized for Height and Weight Values304
ICU Card305
Insulin Coverage308
Laboratory Findings in Patients with Abnormal Serum Sodium309
Toxicology Panels310
Pharmacokinetic Calculations311
Hyperalimentation for ICU Patients312
Antihypertensive Agents314
Subject Index315

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