Pocket Pediatrics

2nd Edition

Authors:

  • Chris O'Callaghan
  • Terence Stephenson
    • Print ISBN 9780443060113

    Key Features

    • Covers all common conditions and emergency information.
    • Pocket-sized for convenience.

    Table of Contents

    List of abbreviations
    Introduction
    Resuscitation
    Fluids, electrolytes and acid-base balance
    Nutrition
    Growth
    Development
    Cardiology
    Respiratory medicine
    Gastroenterology
    Renal and urogenital problems
    Endocrine and metabolic problems
    Neurology
    Infectious diseases
    Haematology and oncology
    Poisoning
    Ear, nose and throat problems
    Ophthalmology
    The skin
    Neonatology
    Child abuse
    Death
    Orthopaedics and trauma
    Burns and heat related problems
    Surgical problems
    Appendices
    Drug doses
    Normal values
    Clinical chemistry
    Haematology
    Blood pressure charts
    Surface area nomogram
    Index

    Details

    No. of pages:
    468
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2004
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443060113

    About the authors

    Chris O'Callaghan

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Senior Lecturer/Consultant Paediatrician, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester, UK

    Terence Stephenson

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Child Health; Dean, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences, Medical School, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK