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Pediatrics : Just The Facts - Thomas Green

Paperback Published: 1st September 2004
ISBN: 9780071416429
Number Of Pages: 560

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"The amount of material in each chapter is good, with just the key facts included and the fluff removed. The concise and consistent format makes it easy and quick to read." - "Doody Review Services", on an earlier volume in the "Just the Facts" series. This concise, yet comprehensive review is the perfect tool to prepare for certification and recertification/maintenance of certification, CME, or for use as a clinical refresher. Featuring the insights of the world's leading authorities, its highly efficient format conveniently condenses and simplifies only the most important content, for maximum yield and comprehension. What's more, the content covers the full scope of pediatric practice.This book helps you learn more in less time! The standardized, bulleted format of this book emphasizes key points of epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical features, diagnosis and differential, and treatment. It highlights and summarizes only the most important concepts, to assure quick absorption of the material and reinforce your understanding of even the most difficult topics. Chapters are logically organized to help focus your study and provide quick access to specific subjects. Its content is organized according to the clinical issues seen in pediatric training and practice.This book cover topics such as: principles of pediatric care; emergency pediatrics; neonatal critical care; pediatric critical care; pediatric hospital care; allergic and immunologic disorders; diseases of the heart and great vessels; skin diseases; disorders of the endocrine system; gastrointestinal and liver disease; genetic diseases; disorders of the blood and blood cells; malignancies; infectious diseases; diseases of the kidney, ureters, and bladder; neurologic disorders; diseases and disorders of the eye; diseases of the bone and joints; respiratory disorders; behavioral and psychiatric disorders; rheumatological and autoimmune conditions; growth disorders; and, pediatric dentistry.

Contributorsp. xiii
Prefacep. xix
Principles of Pediatric Carep. 1
Growth and Normal Nutritionp. 1
Pediatric History and Physicalp. 7
Health Supervision: Newborn (Less than 1 Month)p. 11
Health Supervision: 1-6 Monthsp. 14
Health Supervision: 6-12 Monthsp. 16
Health Supervision: 13-24 Monthsp. 21
Health supervision: 2-4 Yearsp. 23
Health supervision: 4 Yearsp. 26
Health supervision: 5-8 Yearsp. 27
Health Supervision: Pre-Adolescence and Adolescencep. 30
Drug Therapeutics in Infants and Childrenp. 52
Emergency Pediatricsp. 57
Resuscitationp. 57
Injury Epidemiology and Preventionp. 59
Trauma Systems and Trauma Carep. 62
Burnsp. 64
Shaken Infantp. 65
Toxicologyp. 67
Bioterrorismp. 76
Neonatal Critical Carep. 81
Neonatal Resuscitationp. 81
Birth Injuryp. 88
Prematurityp. 93
Respiratory Disorders of the Newbornp. 99
Hematologic Disorders of the Newbornp. 108
Neonatal Diseases of the Digestive Tractp. 113
Neurologic Conditions in the Newbornp. 119
Genitourinary Conditionsp. 127
Neonatal Infectionsp. 128
Pediatric Critical Carep. 141
Sepsis, Shock, and Oxygen Deliveryp. 141
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndromep. 143
Near-Drowningp. 146
Mechanical Ventilationp. 149
Acid-Base Balancep. 151
Traumatic Brain Injuryp. 153
Technology Dependent Childrenp. 156
Brain Deathp. 160
Pediatric Hospital Carep. 163
Admitting a Patientp. 163
The Inpatient Unitp. 166
The Medical Record, Billing, and Medicolegal Considerationsp. 166
Inpatient Carep. 167
Discharge Planningp. 170
Death in the Hospitalp. 170
Cultural, Religious, and Other Major Considerations in Patient Carep. 171
Allergic and Immunologic Disordersp. 173
Anaphylaxisp. 173
Allergic Rhinitisp. 175
Asthmap. 177
Drug Allergyp. 179
Food Allergyp. 183
Sinusitisp. 186
Urticaria/Angioedemap. 189
Immunodeficiencyp. 191
Diseases of the Heart and Great Vesselsp. 205
Cardiac Evaluation: Normal Auscultation, Murmurs and Clicksp. 205
Chest Painp. 207
Syncopep. 208
Congenital Heart Diseasep. 211
Arrhythmiasp. 224
Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathyp. 235
Acquired Heart Diseasep. 238
Hypertensionp. 244
Hyperlipidemiap. 247
Skin Diseasesp. 251
Birthmarksp. 251
Inflammatory Skin Diseasep. 254
Acnep. 257
Viral Infections, Miscellaneous Exanthems, and Infestationsp. 259
Disorders of the Endocrine Systemp. 263
Diabetes Mellitus and Hypoglycemiap. 263
Growth Disordersp. 279
Thyroid Diseasesp. 282
Adrenal Disease and Adrenal Steroid Usep. 286
Abnormalities of Pubertyp. 291
Hypothalamic and Pituitary Disordersp. 294
Abnormalities of Sexual Differentiationp. 302
Gastrointestinal and Liver Diseasep. 305
Gastroesophageal Refluxp. 305
Peptic Disease and Helicobacter Pylorip. 307
Allergic Bowel Diseasesp. 309
Diarrhea and Malabsorption Syndromesp. 311
Recurrent Abdominal Pain and Irritable Bowel Syndromep. 314
Inflammatory Bowel Diseasep. 316
Constipationp. 319
Hirschsprung Diseasep. 321
Upper and Lower Tract Gastrointestinal Bleedingp. 322
Pancreatic Disordersp. 325
Jaundicep. 327
Liver Failurep. 330
Genetic Diseasesp. 333
Chromosome Abnormalitiesp. 333
Submicroscopic Chromosome Anomalies (Contiguous Gene Syndromes)p. 335
Amino Acid and Organic Acidp. 336
Carbohydrate Metabolismp. 341
Fatty Acid Oxidation Disordersp. 343
Lysosomal Storage Disordersp. 343
Other Important Single Gene Disordersp. 345
Newborn Screeningp. 349
Disorders of the Blood and Blood Cellsp. 351
Anemia Overviewp. 351
Iron Deficiencyp. 353
Hemolytic Anemiasp. 355
Thalassemiasp. 357
Thrombocytopeniap. 358
Hemophilia and Other Bleeding Disordersp. 361
Thrombophiliap. 365
Neutropeniap. 367
Sickle Cell Diseasep. 369
Malignanciesp. 373
Overviewp. 373
Cancer and Geneticsp. 373
Brain Tumorsp. 374
Leukemiap. 376
Lymphomap. 377
Neuroblastomap. 379
Wilms Tumorp. 380
Pediatric Bone Tumorsp. 381
Soft Tissue Sarcomap. 382
Hepatic Tumorsp. 383
Langerhans Cell Histiocytosisp. 384
Late Effectsp. 385
Infectious Diseasesp. 387
Bacterial Infectionsp. 387
Viral Infectionsp. 411
Fungal Infectionsp. 420
Infections In Immunocompromised Hostsp. 424
Other Infectious Diseasesp. 427
Diseases of the Kidney, Ureters, and Bladderp. 439
Kidney Emergenciesp. 439
Common Complaint Referable to the Kidney and Urologic Systemsp. 441
Glomerular Diseasep. 441
Acute Interstitial Nephritisp. 444
Proximal and Distal Tubular Diseasep. 445
Disorders of the Collecting Ductp. 446
Renovascular Diseasep. 447
Nephrolithiasisp. 449
Urologic Anomaliesp. 451
Urinary Tract Infectionsp. 455
Primary Nocturnal Enuresisp. 457
Neurologic Disordersp. 461
Newborn Neurologyp. 461
Neurodevelopmental Disabilitiesp. 463
Evaluation and Management of Childhood Headachep. 464
Peripheral Nervous System Disordersp. 469
Ataxiap. 474
Epilepsyp. 479
Status Epilepticusp. 483
Additional Neurologic Emergenciesp. 484
Miscellaneous Office Issuesp. 486
Attention Deficit Disordersp. 487
Diseases and Disorders of the Eyep. 493
Anatomyp. 493
Red Eyep. 493
Nasolacrimal Duct Obstructionp. 496
Congenital Glaucomap. 496
Leukocoria (White Pupil)p. 497
Eye Traumap. 498
Strabismusp. 499
Refractive Errorsp. 500
Amblyopiap. 500
Retinopathy of Prematurityp. 501
Systemic Disorders with Ocular Involvementp. 502
The Blind Infantp. 505
Diseases of the Bone and Jointsp. 507
Newborn Orthopedic Examinationp. 507
Developmental Dysplasia of HIP (DDH)p. 507
Fracturesp. 508
Limping Childp. 511
Spinep. 512
Physiologic Development of Lower Extremity Alignmentp. 514
Sports Medicinep. 516
Respiratory Disordersp. 519
Foreign Body Aspirationp. 519
Bronchitis and Bronchiolitisp. 521
Bronchopulmonary Dysplasiap. 523
Interstitial Lung Diseasep. 524
Otitis Mediap. 527
Pneumoniap. 530
Cystic Fibrosisp. 532
Sleep Disorders and Breathingp. 534
Behavioral and Psychiatric Disordersp. 539
Principles of Management of Psychiatric Problems in Pediatric Practicesp. 539
Feeding and Eating Disorders in the Infantp. 548
Elimination Disordersp. 551
Eating Disorders with Later onsetp. 552
Somatoform Disordersp. 555
Developmental Disordersp. 558
Pervasive Developmental Disordersp. 562
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorderp. 564
Oppositional Defiant Disorderp. 566
Conduct Disorderp. 567
Anxiety Disordersp. 568
Mood Disordersp. 570
Tourette Syndrome and Other Tic Disordersp. 572
Selective Mutismp. 573
Reactive Attachment Disorderp. 574
Schizophreniap. 575
Gender Identity Disorder (GID)p. 577
Substance Abuse Disordersp. 578
Rheumatologic and Autoimmune Conditionsp. 581
Rheumatologic Emergenciesp. 581
Common Office Complaintsp. 583
Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA)p. 585
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)p. 590
Henoch-Schonlein Purpura (HSP)p. 592
Juvenile Dermatomyositis (JDM)p. 594
Sclerodermap. 596
Growth Disordersp. 599
Failure to Thrivep. 599
Obesityp. 602
Nutritional Deficienciesp. 607
Pediatric Dentistryp. 611
Pediatric Dentistry and Oral Healthp. 611
Indexp. 623
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ISBN: 9780071416429
ISBN-10: 0071416420
Series: Just The Facts
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 560
Published: 1st September 2004
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 27.9 x 21.4  x 3.3
Weight (kg): 1.71
Edition Number: 1

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