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Pediatric Emergency Medicine: Just the Facts, Second Edition

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ISBN-10: 0071744347

ISBN-13: 9780071744348

Edition: 2nd 2012

Authors: Gary R. Strange, William F. Ahrens, Robert W. Schafermeyer, Robert A. Wiebe, Valerie A. Dobiesz

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List price: $89.99
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Medical Publishing Division
Publication date: 10/1/2011
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 868
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.75" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 3.806
Language: English

Gary R. Strange, MD Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine University of Illinois at Chicago Chicago, ILRobert W. Schafermeyer, MD, FACEP, FAAP Chief and Associate Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics University of North Carolina School of Medicine Chapel Hill, NCWilliam R. Ahrens, MD Associate Professor Clinical Emergency Medicine University of Illinois at Chicago Chicago, ILRobert A. Wiebe, MD, FAAP, FACEP Professor, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Dallas, TX

Gary R. Strange, MD Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine University of Illinois at Chicago Chicago, ILWilliam R. Ahrens, MD Associate Professor Clinical Emergency Medicine University of Illinois at Chicago Chicago, ILRobert W. Schafermeyer, MD, FACEP, FAAP Chief and Associate Chair Department of Emergency Medicine Carolinas Medical Center Charlotte, NCClinical Professor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics University of North Carolina School of Medicine Chapel Hill, NCRobert A. Wiebe, MD, FAAP, FACEP Professor, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Dallas, TX

Valerie Dobiesz, MD, Education Director, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

Contributors
Preface
Cardinal Presentations
Approach to the Child in the Emergency Department
The Febrile or Septic Appearing Neonate
The Febrile- or Septic-Appearing Infant or Child
Respiratory Distress
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and Apparent Life-Threatening Event
Altered Mental Status and Coma
Seizures
Chest Pain
Acute Abdominal Conditions
Vomiting, Diarrhea, and Gastroenteritis
Feeding Disorders
Jaundice
Crying Infant
Limping Child
Mild Head Injury to Children
Approach to the Patient with Rash
Neck Masses
Neonatal Emergencies
The Transplant Patient in the Emergency Department
Sedation, Analgesia, and Imaging
Procedural Sedation and Analgesia
Pain Management
Imaging
Resuscitation
Airway Management
Respiratory Failure
Shock
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Neonatal Resuscitaiton
Trauma
Evaluation and Management of the Multiple-Trauma Patient
Head Trauma
Pediatric Cervical Spine Injury
Thoracic Trauma
Abdominal Trauma
Genitourinary Trauma
Maxillofacial Trauma
Orthopedic Injuries
Pediatric Sports Injuries in the ED
Injuries of the Upper Extremities
Injuries of the Pelvis and Lower Extremities
Soft Tissue Injury and Wound Repair
Respiratory Emergencies
Upper Airway Emergencies
Asthma
Bronchiolitis
Pneumonia
Pertusis
Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
Cystic Fibrosis
Cardiovascular Emergencies
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Inflammatory and Infectious Heart Disease
Dysrhythmias in Children
Pediatric Hypertension
Thromboembolic Disease
Neurologic Emergencies
Syncope
Ataxia
Weakness
Headache
Hydrocephalus
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrovascular Syndromes
Infectious Emergencies
Influenza
Meningitis
Toxic Shock Syndrome
Kawasaki Disease
The Pediatric HIV Patient in the ED
Tick-Borne Infections
Common Parasitic Infestations
Imported Disease/Diseases in the Traveling Child
Bioterrorism--A Pediatric Perspective
Immunologic Emergencies
Common Allergic Presentations: Allergic Conjunctivitis/Rhinitis
Anaphylaxis
Gastrointestinal Emergencies
Abdominal Pain
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastroesophageal Reflux
Gastrointestinal Foreign Bodies
Liver and Gall Bladder Disease
Endocrine Emergencies
Disorders of Glucose Metabolism
Adrenal Insufficiency
Hyperthyroidism
Rickets
Fluid and Electrolyte Disorders
Inborn Errors of Metabolism
Genitourinary Emergencies
Male Genitourinary Problems
Urinary Tract Diseases
Specific Renal Syndromes
Dermatologic Emergencies
Petechiae and Purpura
Pruritic Rashes
Superficial Skin Infections
Exanthems
Infant Rashes
Otolaryngologic Emergencies
Ear and Nose Emergencies
Emergencies of the Oral Cavity and Neck
Ophthalmologic Emergencies
Eye Trauma
Eye Emergencies in Childhood
Gynecologic Emergencies
The Adolescent Pregnant Patient
Gynecologic Disorders of Infancy, Childhood, and Adolescence
Vaginitis
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Dysmenorrhea and Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding
Hematologic and Oncologic Emergencies
Anemia
Sickle Cell Disease
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Component Therapy
Oncologic Emergencies
Nontraumatic Bone and Joint Disorders
Infectious Musculoskeletal Disorders
Inflammatory Muscoskeletal Disorders
Nonmalignant Tumors of Bone
Toxicologic Emergencies
General Approach to the Poisoned Pediatric Patient
Antipyretic Analgesics
Acetaminophen
Aspirin
Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs
Household Chemicals
Toxic Alcohols
Organophosphates and Carbamates
Caustics
Hydrocarbons
Rodenticides
Prescription Drugs
Cardiotoxins
Prescription Drugs: Antidepressants
Neuroleptics
Isoniazid Toxicity
Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
Drugs of Abuse
Opioids
Cocaine Toxicity
Phencyclidine & Ketamine
Amphetamines
Gamma-Hydroxybutyrate
Lead Poisoning
Iron
Environmental Poisons
Cyanide Poisoning
Mushroom Poisoning
Poisonous Plants
Lethal Toxins in Small Doses
Chemical Weapons: Nerve Agents and Vesicants
Environmental Emergencies
Human and Animal Bites
Snake Envenomations
Spider and Arthropod Bites
Marine Envenomations
Drowning
Burns
Electrical and Lightning Injuries
Heat and Cold Illness
High Altitude Illness
Dysbaric Injuries
Radiation Emergencies
Psychosocial Emergencies
Sexual Abuse
Abuse and Neglect
Psychiatric Emergencies
Death of a Child in the Emergency Department
Emergency Medical Services and Mass Casualty Incidents
Pediatric Prehospital Care
Interfacility Transport
Mass Casualty Management
Medicolegal and Administrative Issues
Medico-Legal Considerations
Ethical Considerations
Withholding or Terminating Resuscitation and Brain Death
Index