Pediatric Emergency Medicine Secrets / Edition 1

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Secrets / Edition 1

by Steven M. Selbst, Kate Cronan
     
 

ISBN-10: 1560534117

ISBN-13: 9781560534112

Pub. Date: 10/13/2000

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

A concise, yet complete clinical reference on pediatric emergency care in the highly practical question-and-answer format of The Secrets Series®. Each chapter covers an important topic by asking key questions and providing helpful answers relating to that topic. Coverage is included on such important areas as cardiac arrest, respiratory failure, neurosurgery

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A concise, yet complete clinical reference on pediatric emergency care in the highly practical question-and-answer format of The Secrets Series®. Each chapter covers an important topic by asking key questions and providing helpful answers relating to that topic. Coverage is included on such important areas as cardiac arrest, respiratory failure, neurosurgery emergencies, ophthalmology emergencies, burns/smoke inhalation, bites and stings, abdominal pain, toxicology, neck and spine injuries, hypertension, head trauma, near drowning, and much more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781560534112
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
10/13/2000
Series:
Secrets Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
425
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Top 100 Secrets 1

I Advanced Life Support

1 Childhood Resuscitation Allen L. Hsiao, MD MD, Allen L. Hsiao, M. Douglas Baker, MD MD, M. Douglas Baker, 9

2 Neonatal Resuscitation Constance M. McAneney, MD, MS 20

3 Respiratory Failure Mark D. Joffe, MD MD, Mark D. Joffe, 28

4 Shock Brent R. King, MD, FACEP, FAAEM, FAAP 36

II Chief Complaints

5 Abdominal Pain Reza J. Daugherty, MD MD, Reza J. Daugherty, Jill C. Posner, MD MD, Jill C. Posner, 43

6 Altered Mental Status Douglas S. Nelson, MD, FAAP, FACEP 51

7 Apnea Andrew D. DePiero, MD MD, Andrew D. DePiero, 57

8 Chest Pain Steven M. Selbst, MD, FAAP, FACEP 61

9 Cough Christopher King, MD, FACEP 70

10 Crying and Irritability in the Young Child Robert G. Bolte, MD MD, Robert G. Bolte, 75

11 Diarrhea Linda D. Arnold, MD MD, Linda D. Arnold, 80

12 Ear Pain Joan E. Shook, MD, MBA 86

13 Fever Jeffrey R. Avner, MD MD, Jeffrey R. Avner, 92

14 Foreign Bodies in Children Jeff E. Schunk, MD MD, Jeff E. Schunk, 101

15 Headache Jane F. Knapp, MD MD, Jane F. Knapp, Robert D. Schremmer, MD MD, Robert D. Schremmer, 108

16 Hematuria and Dysuria Sandra H. Schwab, MD MD, Sandra H. Schwab, Elizabeth R. Alpern, MD, MSCE 114

17 Hypertension Deirdre Fearon, MD, MA Susan Duffy, MD MD, Susan Duffy, 121

18 Jaundice James M. Callahan, MD, FAAP, FACEP 127

19 Limp Susanne Kost, MD MD, Susanne Kost, Bambi Taylor, MD MD, Bambi Taylor, 134

20 Neck Masses Magdy W. Attia, MD MD, Magdy W. Attia, Eileen C. Quintana, MD, MPH 141

21 Pediatric Rashes Ronald I. Paul, MD MD, Ronald I. Paul, 148

22 Red Eye Kathy Palmer, MD MD, Kathy Palmer, 157

23 Scrotal Pain Joel A. Fein, MD, MPH 163

24 Sore Throat Magdy W. Attia, MD MD, Magdy W.Attia, Yamini Durani, MD MD, Yamini Durani, 168

25 Stiff Neck Nicholas Tsarouhas, MD MD, Nicholas Tsarouhas, Marla J. Friedman, DO DO, Marla J. Friedman, 173

26 Stridor Susanne Kost, MD MD, Susanne Kost, 179

27 Syncope James M. Callahan, MD, FAAP, FACEP 184

28 Vaginal Bleeding/Discharge Jane M. Lavelle, MD MD, Jane M. Lavelle, 190

29 Vomiting Martha S. Wright, MD MD, Martha S. Wright, 201

III Medical Emergencies

30 Anaphylaxis Linda D. Arnold, MD MD, Linda D. Arnold, 211

31 Cardiac Emergencies Sarah W. Alander, MD MD, Sarah W. Alander, James Edward Hulse III, MD MD, James Edward Hulse III, 220

32 Central Nervous System Emergencies Nanette C. Dudley, MD MD, Nanette C. Dudley, 228

33 Endocrine Disorders Robert E. Sapien, MD, FAAP 236

34 Fluids and Electrolytes Kathy N. Shaw, MD, MSCE 243

35 Gastrointestinal Emergencies Susan Fuchs, MD MD, Susan Fuchs, 249

36 Gynecologic Emergencies Kate M. Cronan, MD, FAAP 259

37 Hematologic and Oncologic Emergencies Paul Ishimine, MD MD, Paul Ishimine, Jenny Kim, MD MD, Jenny Kim, 266

38 Infectious Disease Emergencies Robert P. Olympia, MD MD, Robert P. Olympia, Julie-Ann Crewalk, MD MD, Julie-Ann Crewalk, Theoklis Zaoutis, MD, MSCE Joel D. Klein, MD, FAAP Stephen C. Eppes, MD MD, Stephen C. Eppes, 275

39 Poisonings Kevin C. Osterhoudt, MD, MSCE James F. Wiley II, MD, MPH 320

40 Psychiatric Emergencies Philip V. Scribano, DO, MSCE 347

41 Respiratory Emergencies Marc H. Gorelick, MD, MSCE Sabina B. Singh, MD, FAAP 356

42 Acute Care of Technology-Assisted Children Kate M. Cronan, MD, FAAP Joel A. Fein, MD, MPH Jill C. Posner, MD MD, Jill C. Posner, 369

IV Surgical Emergencies

43 Dental/Periodontal Emergencies Susanne Kost, MD MD, Susanne Kost, 375

44 General Surgery Emergencies Kristine G. Williams, MD, MPH Dee Hodge III, MD MD, Dee Hodge III, 381

45 Neurosurgical Emergencies Fred A. Fow, MD MD, Fred A. Fow, 392

46 Ophthalmologic Emergencies Kathy Palmer, MD MD, Kathy Palmer, 402

47 Orthopedic Emergencies Fred A. Fow, MD MD, Fred A. Fow, 408

48 Otorhinolaryngology Emergencies Frances M. Nadel, MD, MSCE Douglas M. Nadel, MD MD, Douglas M. Nadel, 417

49 Urologic Emergencies Kate M. Cronan, MD, FAAP 426

V Trauma

50 Abdominal Trauma Ronald A. Furnival, MD MD, Ronald A. Furnival, 437

51 Burns and Smoke Inhalation John M. Loiselle, MD MD, John M. Loiselle, 442

52 Child Abuse Stephen Ludwig, MD MD, Stephen Ludwig, 452

53 Dental Injuries Evaline A. Alessandrini, MD, MSCE Linda L. Brown, MD MD, Linda L. Brown, 462

54 Extremity Injuries John M. Loiselle, MD MD, John M. Loiselle, 471

55 Eye Injuries Martha W. Stevens, MD, MSCE 482

56 Head Trauma Sara A. Schutzman, MD MD, Sara A. Schutzman, 490

57 Minor Trauma Sabina B. Singh, MD, FAAP Magdy W. Attia, MD MD, Magdy W. Attia, 497

58 Multiple Trauma Laurie H. Johnson, MD MD, Laurie H. Johnson, Richard M. Ruddy, MD MD, Richard M. Ruddy, 510

59 Neck and Cervical Spine Trauma Howard Kadish, MD MD, Howard Kadish, 519

60 Pelvic Trauma and Genitourinary Injury Javier A. Gonzalez del Rey, MD, MEd 524

61 Sports Injuries Lauren P. Daly, MD MD, Lauren P. Daly, Maria Carmen G. Diaz, MD MD, Maria Carmen G. Diaz, 529

62 Thoracic Trauma Howard Kadish, MD MD, Howard Kadish, 537

VI Environmental Emergencies

63 Bites and Stings Kate M. Cronan, MD, FAAP 543

64 Drowning Linda Quan, MD MD, Linda Quan, Brian Coleman, MD, MS 551

65 Electrical and Lightning Injuries Amanda Pratt, MD MD, Amanda Pratt, 557

66 Heat-Related Illnesses Kathy Palmer, MD MD, Kathy Palmer, 562

67 Hypothermia Howard M. Corneli, MD MD, Howard M. Corneli, 569

VII Special Topics

68 Chemical and Biological Terrorism Fred M. Henretig, MD MD, Fred M. Henretig, 575

69 Emergency Medical Services and Prehospital Care Hazel Guinto-Ocampo, MD MD, Hazel Guinto-Ocampo, 589

70 Patient Safety in the Emergency Department Melanie Pitone, MD, FAAP Steven M. Selbst, MD, FAAP, FACEP 593

71 Risk Management and Administrative Issues Steven M. Selbst, MD, FAAP, FACEP 599

72 Sedation and Analgesia Richard J. Scarfone, MD, FAAP 607

73 Transport Medicine George A. Woodward, MD, MBA 616

Index 625

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