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The Harriet Lane Handbook

Mobile Medicine Series, Expert Consult: Online and Print

Trusted by generations of residents and practitioners, The Harriet Lane Handbook from The Johns Hopkins University remains your first choice for fast, accurate information on pediatric diagnosis and treatment. Now even more convenient to carry, it’s your go-to resource for a wealth of practical information, including the latest treatment and management recommendations, immunization schedules, procedures, and therapeutic guidelines, as well as a unique, comprehensive drug formulary. New information on dermatology treatments, eczema complications, lead poisoning, and signs of child abuse keeps you completely up to date. You’ll also have easy access to the entire contents online, with frequent updates to drug information, treatment protocols, vaccination schedules, and downloadable images at


Pediatric Residents, Physician Assistants, and Medical Students


Published: August 2012

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-08674-5


  • Part I Pediatric Acute Care

    1 Emergency Management

    2 Poisonings

    3 Procedures

    4 Trauma, Burns, and Common Critical Care Emergencies

    Part II Diagnostic and Therapeutic Information

    5 Adolescent Medicine

    6 Analgesia and Sedation

    7 Cardiology

    8 Dermatology

    9 Development, Behavior and Mental Health

    10 Endocrinology

    11 Fluids and Electrolytes

    12 Gastroenterology

    13 Genetics

    14 Hematology

    15 Immunology and Allergy

    16 Immunoprophylaxis

    17 Microbiology and Infectious Disease

    18 Neonatology

    19 Nephrology

    20 Neurology

    21 Nutrition and Growth

    22 Oncology

    23 Palliative Care

    24 Pulmonology

    25 Radiology

    26 Rheumatology

    Part III Reference

    27 Blood Chemistries and Body Fluids

    28 Biostatistics and Evidence-Based Medicine

    Part IV Formulary

    29 Drug Doses

    30 Formulary Adjunct

    31 Drugs in Renal Failure



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