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Challenging Cases in Pediatric Infectious Diseases V.1 / Edition 1
     

Challenging Cases in Pediatric Infectious Diseases V.1 / Edition 1

by Keith R. Powell
 

ISBN-10: 1581101856

ISBN-13: 9781581101850

Pub. Date: 09/01/2006

Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics

Sharpen your diagnostic skills! Test and enhance your diagnostic know-how with this new collection of 50 high-interest case studies written by the Chair of the AAP Committee on Infectious Diseases. Each is based on a real-life case and includes: A detailed description of patient presentation Evaluation and management questions to gauge your upfront knowledge

Overview

Sharpen your diagnostic skills! Test and enhance your diagnostic know-how with this new collection of 50 high-interest case studies written by the Chair of the AAP Committee on Infectious Diseases. Each is based on a real-life case and includes: A detailed description of patient presentation Evaluation and management questions to gauge your upfront knowledge Step-by-step diagnostic procedures and considerations including differential diagnosis Proven treatment and management recommendations for the diagnosed condition Illustrated with more than 130 full-color photos and radiographs, the reports target diverse signs and symptoms occurring in children from birth through adolescence. The case-based format makes this a superb learning and training tool for residents and other clinicians.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781581101850
Publisher:
American Academy of Pediatrics
Publication date:
09/01/2006
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

Contents

Acknowledgments, vii,
Part 1 Case Reports in Newborns and Infants,
Chapter 1 Fever and Facial Swelling 1, 3,
Chapter 2 Papulopustular Rash, 9,
Chapter 3 Bullous Lesions, 13,
Chapter 4 Swollen Eyelid, 17,
Chapter 5 Waxy, Scaly, Itchy Rash, 21,
Chapter 6 Pustular Lesions, 27,
Chapter 7 Diaper Rash, 33,
Chapter 8 Fever and Facial Swelling 2, 37,
Chapter 9 Cat Scratch Wound, 41,
Chapter 10 Fever and a Rash, 45,
Chapter 11 Fever, Red Eyes, and Rash, 49,
Part 2 Case Reports in Children Aged 1 to 5 Years,
Chapter 12 Fever and a Polymorphous Rash, 59,
Chapter 13 Persistent, Painless Finger Nodule, 63,
Chapter 14 Vesicles, Pustules, and Crusted Lesions, 69,
Chapter 15 Raccoon Bite, 73,
Chapter 16 Persistent Neck Mass, 77,
Chapter 17 Red Eyes and Coughing, 81,
Chapter 18 Fever and Oral Lesions 1, 85,
Chapter 19 Fever and Oral Lesions 2, 89,
Chapter 20 Bright Red Facial Rash, 93,
Part 3 Case Reports in Children Aged 6 to 12 Years,
Chapter 21 Red Cheeks and Fatigue, 99,
Chapter 22 Fever and Sore Throat, 103,
Chapter 23 Fever and a Rash, 107,
Chapter 24 Suspected Chickenpox, 111,
Chapter 25 Persistent Boils, 115,
Chapter 26 Bald Spot, 119,
Chapter 27 Fever, Lethargy, and Painful Inguinal Mass, 123,
Chapter 28 Itchy, Serpiginous Rash, 127,
Chapter 29 Fever, Rash, and Arthralgia, 129,
Chapter 30 Rash Under a Swimsuit, 135,
Chapter 31 Fever, Cough, Conjunctivitis, and Rash, 139,
Chapter 32 Facial Lesions, 145,
Chapter 33 Snakebite, 149,
Chapter 34 Swelling Behind the Ear, 153,
Chapter 35 Fever, Rash, and Vomiting, 157,
Chapter 36 Fever, Rash, and Facial Nerve Palsy, 163,
Chapter 37 Fever and a Petechial Rash, 167,
Chapter 38 Extremity Rash and Pruritus, 171,
Chapter 39 Fever and a Headache, 175,
Chapter 40 Fever and Rash Following a Sore Throat, 179,
Chapter 41 Pearly Papules, 183,
Part 4 Case Reports in Teenagers,
Chapter 42 Red Plaque, 189,
Chapter 43 Fever, Arthritis, and Dermatitis, 193,
Chapter 44 Fatigue, Lethargy, and Erythema, 199,
Chapter 45 Fever, Malaise, and Nodules, 205,
Chapter 46 Persistent Arm Nodule, 211,
Chapter 47 Stabbing Abdominal Pain, 215,
Chapter 48 Black, Crusty Ulcer, 219,
Chapter 49 Fever, Rash, Conjunctivitis, and Dizziness, 225,
Chapter 50 Sore Throat and Headache, 231,
Index, 235,

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