Key Features

  • New revised reprint is now updated to reflect the new 2005 emergency cardiovascular care guidelines.
  • Easy-to-use, "just the facts" approach provides rapid access to essential facts and procedures in emergency care.
  • Colored tabs separate and identify each section so the user can quickly locate the necessary information in an emergency.
  • A series of algorithms are used throughout the guide to illustrate the necessary sequential steps in treating pediatric patients in emergency situations.
  • Alphabetical listing of medications commonly used in pediatric emergency care allows users to reference these medications in an at-a-glance format.
  • Pocket size easily fits in a lab coat pocket.
  • Spiral binding enables the book to lay flat so it won't close.

Table of Contents

1. Growth & Development
2. Patient Assessment
3. Respiratory Conditions
4. Cardiac Conditions
5. Fluids & Medications
6. Trauma & Burns
7. Selected Conditions
8. Abuse & Death
9. Special Needs
10. The Newly Born

Details

No. of pages:
178
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2007
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby/JEMS
Print ISBN:
9780323047470
Electronic ISBN:
9780323050623