Essentials of Pediatric Emergency Medicine

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Essentials of Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Provide the best care for young patients with this essential reference.

- Sharpen your practice with a guided approach to pathophysiology, history taking, physical examinations, diagnostic imaging, differential diagnoses, and treatment options.

- Keep a comprehensive review of common pediatric emergencies at your fingertips.

- Find what you need quickly and easily in clear, bulleted points.

- Sharpen your readiness for board exams with this valuable supplemental resource.

This high-yield resource provides residents and physicians with a powerful tool to help diagnose and treat the most common pediatric emergencies. Whether you’re a clinician staying current with the latest information or a resident studying for your board exams, Essentials of Pediatric Emergency Medicine will help you stay on top of your field.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents
Essentials of Pediatric Emergency Medicine 1
1 General Assessment and Management 9
2 Acute Presentations 47
3 Cardiac Emergencies 63
4 Neurologic Emergencies 77
5 Respiratory Emergencies 107
6 Musculoskeletal Emergencies 125
7 Endocrine Emergencies 156
8 Hematology Oncology Emergencies 170
9 Rheumatological Emergencies 194
10 Infectious Disease Emergencies 198
11 Ophthalmology Emergencies 238
12 Dermatology Emergencies 244
13 Otorhinolaryngology Emergencies 267
14 Gastrointestinal Emergencies 278
15 Neonatal Emergencies 299
16 Genitourinary Emergencies 305
17 Renal Emergencies 316
18 Trauma 323
19 Toxicology 357
20 Environmental Emergencies 414
Abbreviations 426
SI Unit Conventional Unit Conversion Table 429
Contributors 430
Index 435