Texas Children's Hospital Handbook of Pediatrics and Neonatology / Edition 1

Texas Children's Hospital Handbook of Pediatrics and Neonatology / Edition 1

by Adam Lowry, Kushal Bhakta, Pratip Nag
     
 

ISBN-10: 0071639241

ISBN-13: 9780071639248

Pub. Date: 04/13/2011

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

An essential pocket manual for anyone who treats children

"This is a unique and novel approach to a pediatric handbook. It is the first that I can remember that is written by house staff, although it is reviewed by attendings and is very thorough. 3 Stars."—Doody's Revivew Service

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An essential pocket manual for anyone who treats children

"This is a unique and novel approach to a pediatric handbook. It is the first that I can remember that is written by house staff, although it is reviewed by attendings and is very thorough. 3 Stars."—Doody's Revivew Service

Featuring an instant-access, find-it-now presentation, Texas Children’s Hospital Handbook of Pediatrics and Neonatology delivers concise, evidence-based information that is directly applicable to bedside care of the patient in both pediatrics and neonatology.

Authored and reviewed by more than 125 residents, fellows, and faculty at Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, Texas, this compact guide features content especially selected for its value to students, trainees, and junior faculty. Distinguished faculty in virtually every pediatric discipline have reviewed the content to ensure that the text reflects the most current clinical practice.

Features:

  • A true quick reference utilizing numerous tables, figures, and clinical algorithms
  • Includes material not found in any other handbook, such as Clinical Pearls for the Wards, Neonatal and Pediatric Nutrition, and Delivery Room Care of the VLBW Infant
  • Key medications/dosages, research, and review articles are cited directly in the text
  • Includes PICU card—-a necessity for every lab coat pocket—-providing what-to-do information on sedation, poisoning, IV antibiotics, anaphylaxis, airway obstruction, intubation sequences, hypertensive crisis, and more
  • References to additional material available online at www.AccessPediatrics.com

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071639248
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
04/13/2011
Pages:
456
Sales rank:
1,436,966
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)

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Table of Contents

Contributors

Preface

Abbreviations

Section 1: General Clinical Information

Chapter 1.Clinical Pearls for the Wards

Chapter 2.Analgesia and Sedation

Chapter 3.Procedures

Section 2: Nutrition, Growth and Formula

Chapter 4.Neonatal and Pediatric Nutrition

Chapter 5.Assessment of Nutrition and Growth

Section 3: Pediatrics

Chapter 6.Adolescent Medicine

Chapter 7.Allergy and Immunology

Chapter 8.Cardiology

Chapter 9.Critical Care

Chapter 10.Dentistry and Oral Health

Chapter 11.Dermatology

Chapter 12.Ear, Nose, and Throat

Chapter 13.Emergency Medicine

Chapter 14.Endocrinology

Chapter 15.Fluids, Electrolytes, and Acid-Base Disorders

Chapter 16.Gastroenterology

Chapter 17.Genetics

Chapter 18.Hematology

Chapter 19.High-Yield Ambulatory Care

Chapter 20.Infectious Diseases

Chapter 21.Nephrology

Chapter 22.Neurology

Chapter 23.Oncology

Chapter 24.Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

Chapter 25.Pulmonology

Chapter 26.Rheumatology

Chapter 27.Toxicology

Section 4: Neonatology

Chapter 28.Newborn Nursery

Chapter 29.Fetal Assessment and Prenatal Diagnosis

Chapter 30.Stabilization, Delivery Room Care, and Initial Treatment of the VLBW Infant

Chapter 31.Discharge Planning

Chapter 32.Cardiology

Chapter 33.Dermatology

Chapter 34.Endocrinology

Chapter 35.Gastroenterology

Chapter 36.Genetics

Chapter 37. Hematology

Chapter 38.Infectious Diseases

Chapter 39.Nephrology

Chapter 40.Neurology

Chapter 41.Pain Management

Chapter 42.Pulmonology

Chapter 43.Surgical Disorders

Index

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