Description

Berman’s Pediatric Decision Making uses an algorithmic, structured approach to lead you to the right diagnosis and treatment every time. Drs. Lalit Baja, Simon Hambidge, Ann-Christine Nyquist, and Gwendolyn Kerby use evidence-based research and flow charts for each presenting complaint or specific disorder to provide quick access to the information you need for effective decision making. With updated drug tables, revised algorithms, and full-text online access at www.expertconsult.com, this streamlined new edition makes it even easier for you to diagnose and manage common clinical problems from infancy through adolescence.

Key Features

  • Rapidly access guidance on diagnosis and management from algorithms for each clinical disorder.
  • Treat the full range of diseases and disorders with comprehensive coverage of diagnosis, assessment of severity, and clinical management.

Choose the best treatment for each case thanks to indications for surgical interventions as well as expensive diagnostic procedures

Details

No. of pages:
808
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
eBook ISBN:
9780323245227
eBook ISBN:
9780323087025
Print ISBN:
9780323054058
eBook ISBN:
9780323082464

About the authors

Lalit Bajaj

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center; Co-Director, Short Stay Unit, Research Director, Section of Emergency Medicine, The Children's Hospital, Denver, CO

Simon Hambidge

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center; Staff Physician, Pediatrics, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO

Ann-Christine Nyquist

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Preventive Medicine, Medical Director, Infection Control, Director, The Children's Hospital CHIP Youth Project, The Children's Hospital, Denver, CO

Gwendolyn Kerby

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center; Director, Pulmonary Clinical Programs, Infant Pulmonary Function Laboratory, Asthma Program, and Pulmonary Diagnostic Center, The Children's Hospital, Denver, CO