Pediatric Emergency Medicine Secrets / Edition 2

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Secrets / Edition 2

by Steven M. Selbst, Kate Cronan
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1416029907

ISBN-13: 9781416029908

Pub. Date: 04/02/2008

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This popular reference presents essential knowledge on pediatric emergency medicine in the practical and engaging question-and-answer format of The Secrets Series. Get essential clinical guidance on the go thanks to the book's small, portable format. Stay up to date with new chapters covering Technology-Assisted Child in the Emergency Department (ED),

Overview

This popular reference presents essential knowledge on pediatric emergency medicine in the practical and engaging question-and-answer format of The Secrets Series. Get essential clinical guidance on the go thanks to the book's small, portable format. Stay up to date with new chapters covering Technology-Assisted Child in the Emergency Department (ED), Sports-Related Injuries, Emergency Medical Services for Children, and Patient Safety in the ED. Find the information you need easily with the aid of a user-friendly two-color page layout and "Key Points" boxes. Quickly review essential material with a chapter containing the "Top 100 Secrets" in pediatric emergency medicine. No matter what questions arise, while preparing for exams or in practice, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Secrets, 2nd Edition equips you with the answers you need!

About the Author:
Steven M. Selbst, MD, FAAP, FACEP, Professor of Pediatrics, Vice Chair for Education, Director of Pediatric Residency Program, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Attending Physician, Division of Emergency Medicine, A.I. duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, Delaware

About the Author:
Kate M. Cronan, MD, FAAP, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Chief, Division of Emergency Medicine, A.I. duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, Delaware

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781416029908
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
04/02/2008
Series:
Secrets Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
635
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Top 100 Secrets     1
Advanced Life Support
Childhood Resuscitation   Allen L. Hsiao, MD   M. Douglas Baker, MD     9
Neonatal Resuscitation   Constance M. McAneney, MD, MS     20
Respiratory Failure   Mark D. Joffe, MD     28
Shock   Brent R. King, MD, FACEP, FAAEM, FAAP     36
Chief Complaints
Abdominal Pain   Reza J. Daugherty, MD   Jill C. Posner, MD     43
Altered Mental Status   Douglas S. Nelson, MD, FAAP, FACEP     51
Apnea   Andrew D. DePiero, MD     57
Chest Pain   Steven M. Selbst, MD, FAAP, FACEP     61
Cough   Christopher King, MD, FACEP     70
Crying and Irritability in the Young Child   Robert G. Bolte, MD     75
Diarrhea   Linda D. Arnold, MD     80
Ear Pain   Joan E. Shook, MD, MBA     86
Fever   Jeffrey R. Avner, MD     92
Foreign Bodies in Children   Jeff E. Schunk, MD     101
Headache   Jane F. Knapp, MD   Robert D. Schremmer, MD     108
Hematuria and Dysuria   Sandra H. Schwab, MD   Elizabeth R. Alpern, MD, MSCE     114
Hypertension   Deirdre Fearon, MD, MA   Susan Duffy, MD     121
Jaundice   James M. Callahan, MD, FAAP, FACEP     127
Limp   Susanne Kost, MD   Bambi Taylor, MD     134
Neck Masses   Magdy W. Attia, MD   Eileen C. Quintana, MD, MPH     141
Pediatric Rashes   Ronald I. Paul, MD     148
Red Eye   Kathy Palmer, MD     157
Scrotal Pain   Joel A. Fein, MD, MPH     163
Sore Throat   Magdy W. Attia, MD   Yamini Durani, MD     168
Stiff Neck   Nicholas Tsarouhas, MD   Marla J. Friedman, DO     173
Stridor   Susanne Kost, MD     179
Syncope   James M. Callahan, MD, FAAP, FACEP     184
Vaginal Bleeding/Discharge   Jane M. Lavelle, MD     190
Vomiting   Martha S. Wright, MD     201
Medical Emergencies
Anaphylaxis   Linda D. Arnold, MD     211
Cardiac Emergencies   Sarah W. Alander, MD   James Edward Hulse III, MD     220
Central Nervous System Emergencies   Nanette C. Dudley, MD     228
Endocrine Disorders    Robert E. Sapien, MD, FAAP     236
Fluids and Electrolytes   Kathy N. Shaw, MD, MSCE     243
Gastrointestinal Emergencies   Susan Fuchs, MD     249
Gynecologic Emergencies   Kate M. Cronan, MD, FAAP     259
Hematologic and Oncologic Emergencies   Paul Ishimine, MD   Jenny Kim, MD     266
Infectious Disease Emergencies   Robert P. Olympia, MD   Julie-Ann Crewalk, MD   Theoklis Zaoutis, MD, MSCE   Joel D. Klein, MD, FAAP   Stephen C. Eppes, MD     275
Poisonings   Kevin C. Osterhoudt, MD, MSCE   James F. Wiley II, MD, MPH     320
Psychiatric Emergencies   Philip V. Scribano, DO, MSCE     347
Respiratory Emergencies   Marc H. Gorelick, MD, MSCE   Sabina B. Singh, MD, FAAP     356
Acute Care of Technology-Assisted Children   Kate M. Cronan, MD, FAAP   Joel A. Fein, MD, MPH   Jill C. Posner, MD     369
Surgical Emergencies
Dental/Periodontal Emergencies   Susanne Kost, MD     375
General Surgery Emergencies   Kristine G. Williams, MD, MPH   Dee Hodge III, MD     381
Neurosurgical Emergencies   Fred A. Fow, MD      392
Ophthalmologic Emergencies   Kathy Palmer, MD     402
Orthopedic Emergencies   Fred A. Fow, MD     408
Otorhinolaryngology Emergencies   Frances M. Nadel, MD, MSCE   Douglas M. Nadel, MD     417
Urologic Emergencies   Kate M. Cronan, MD, FAAP     426
Trauma
Abdominal Trauma   Ronald A. Furnival, MD     437
Burns and Smoke Inhalation   John M. Loiselle, MD     442
Child Abuse   Stephen Ludwig, MD     452
Dental Injuries   Evaline A. Alessandrini, MD, MSCE   Linda L. Brown, MD     462
Extremity Injuries   John M. Loiselle, MD     471
Eye Injuries   Martha W. Stevens, MD, MSCE     482
Head Trauma   Sara A. Schutzman, MD     490
Minor Trauma   Sabina B. Singh, MD, FAAP   Magdy W. Attia, MD     497
Multiple Trauma   Laurie H. Johnson, MD   Richard M. Ruddy, MD     510
Neck and Cervical Spine Trauma   Howard Kadish, MD     519
Pelvic Trauma and Genitourinary Injury   Javier A. Gonzalez del Rey, MD, MEd     524
Sports Injuries   Lauren P. Daly, MD   Maria Carmen G. Diaz, MD     529
Thoracic Trauma   Howard Kadish, MD     537
Environmental Emergencies
Bites and Stings   Kate M. Cronan, MD, FAAP     543
Drowning   Linda Quan, MD   Brian Coleman, MD, MS     551
Electrical and Lightning Injuries   Amanda Pratt, MD     557
Heat-Related Illnesses   Kathy Palmer, MD     562
Hypothermia   Howard M. Corneli, MD     569
Special Topics
Chemical and Biological Terrorism   Fred M. Henretig, MD     575
Emergency Medical Services and Prehospital Care   Hazel Guinto-Ocampo, MD     589
Patient Safety in the Emergency Department   Melanie Pitone, MD, FAAP   Steven M. Selbst, MD, FAAP, FACEP     593
Risk Management and Administrative Issues   Steven M. Selbst, MD, FAAP, FACEP     599
Sedation and Analgesia   Richard J. Scarfone, MD, FAAP     607
Transport Medicine   George A. Woodward, MD, MBA     616
Index     625

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