Caring For The Hospitalized Child: A Handbook Of Inpatient Pediatrics by Jeffrey C. GershelCaring For The Hospitalized Child: A Handbook Of Inpatient Pediatrics by Jeffrey C. Gershel

Caring For The Hospitalized Child: A Handbook Of Inpatient Pediatrics

byJeffrey C. Gershel

Paperback | October 1, 2017

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Offers practical, authoritative guidance in the hospital setting for safe, effective inpatient care from initial evaluation through hospital discharge management. Provides 18 new chapters on eating disorders, acute adrenal insufficiency, hyperthyroidism, inborn errors of metabolism, ovarian torsion, neutropenia, transition to adult care, sepsis. Two new sections on genetics and metabolism rheumatology.
The American Academy of Pediatrics is an organization of 66,000 primary care pediatricians, pediatric medical subspecialists and pediatric surgical specialists dedicated to the health, safety and well-being of infants, children, adolescents and young adults. The AAP is the largest pediatric publisher in the world, with a diverse list o...
Title:Caring For The Hospitalized Child: A Handbook Of Inpatient PediatricsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:863 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:October 1, 2017Publisher:American Academy of PediatricsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1610021142

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Table of Contents

Adolescent Medicine
1 Eating Disorders

Allergy
2 Anaphylaxis

Cardiology
3 Arrhythmias
4 Congestive Heart Failure
5 Deep Vein Thrombosis
6 Electrocardiogram Interpretation
7 Endocarditis
8 Myocarditis
9 Pericarditis
10 Shock

Dermatology
11 Erythema Multiforme and Stevens-Johnson Syndrome/Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
12 Rashes Associated With Serious Underlying Disease
13 Skin and Soft Tissue Infections

Ear, Nose, Throat
14 Cervical Lymphadenopathy
15 Croup
16 Mastoiditis
17 Neck Masses
18 Orbital and Periorbital Cellulitis
19 Parotitis
20 Peritonsillar Abscess
21 Retropharyngeal Abscess
22 Sinusitis

Endocrinology
23 Acute Adrenal Insufficiency
24 Diabetes Insipidus
25 Diabetic Ketoacidosis
26 Hyperthyroidism
27 Hypoglycemia

Equipment and Procedures
28 Intravenous Lines
29 Lumbar Puncture
30 Noninvasive Monitoring
31 Suprapubic Aspiration
32 Tracheostomies
33 Urinary Bladder Catheterization

Ethics
34 Do Not Resuscitate/Do Not Intubate
35 Informed Consent, Assent, and Confidentiality

Gastroenterology
36 Gallblader Disease
37 Gastroenteritis
38 Gastrointestinal Bleeding
39 Inflammatory Bowel Disease
40 Meckel Diverticulum
41 Pancreatitis

Genetics and Metabolism
42 Genetics
43 Inborn Errors of Metabolism

Gynecology
44 Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding
45 Ovarian Torsion
46 Sexually Transmitted Infections

Hematology
47 Anemia
48 Complications of Cancer Therapy
49 Neutropenia
50 Sickle Cell Disease

Hospitalist Practice
51 Comanagement
52 Cultural Effectiveness
53 Disaster Preparedness
54 Family Centered Rounds
55 Leading a Team
56 Macroeconomics
57 Microeconomics
58 Palliative Care
59 Patient Safety
60 Quality Improvement
61 Transition to Adult Care
62 Transport

Immunology
63 Immunodeficiency

Infectious Diseases
64 Fever in Infants Younger Than 60 Days
65 Fever in the International Traveler
66 Fever of Unknown Origin
67 Kawasaki Disease
68 Sepsis

Ingestions
69 Esophageal Foreign Body
70 Toxic Exposures

Liver Diseases
71 Acute Liver Failure
72 Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia

Nephrology
73 Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
74 Henoch-Schonlein Purpura
75 Nephrolithiasis
76 Nephrotic Syndrome
77 Postinfectious Glomerulonephritis
78 Urinary Tract Infection

Neurology
79 Acute Ataxia
80 Acute Hemiparesis
81 Acute Weakness
82 Altered Mental Status
83 Cerebrospinal Fluid Shunt Complications
84 Headache
85 Seizures

Nutrition
86 Failure to Thrive
87 Feeding Tubes and Enteral Nutrition
88 Fluids and Electrolytes
89 Obesity
90 Parenteral Nutrition

Ophthalmology
91 Acute Vision Loss
92 Ocular Trauma
93 Ophthalmoplegia
94 Red Eye
95 White Eye (Leukocoria)

Orthopedics
96 Fractures
97 Osteomyelitis
98 Septic Arthritis

Psychiatry
99 Acute Agitation
100 Depression
101 Suicide

Psychosocial Issues
102 Child Abuse and Neglect
103 Sexual Abuse

Pulmonology
104 Acute Asthma Exacerbation
105 Acute Respiratory Failure
106 Airway Management and Respiratory Support
107 Bacterial Tracheitis
108 Brief Resolved Unexplained Events
109 Bronchiolitis
110 Community-acquired Pneumonia
111 Complications of Cystic Fibrosis
112 Foreign Body Aspiration

Rheumatology
113 Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
114 Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Sedation and Analgesia
115 Pain Management
116 Sedation

Surgery
117 Abdominal Masses
118 Acute Abdomen
119 Pyloric Stenosis