The Hospital for Sick Children Handbook of Pediatrics - 11th Edition

The Hospital for Sick Children Handbook of Pediatrics

11th Edition

Authors: Anne Dipchand Jeremy Friedman Sumit Gupta Zia Bismilla Catherine Lam
Imprint: Saunders Canada

Description

The new edition of The Hospital for Sick Children Handbook of Pediatrics offers the most current diagnostic and therapeutic approaches to pediatric clinical problems. This practical pocket-size guide provides succinct, easily accessible, and evidence-based answers for the diagnosis and management of pediatric patients, spanning primary to quaternary care. Designed to be the essential pediatric reference for use in any health care setting, the 11th edition provides practical, algorithmic, and system-based approaches to a wide range of pediatric scenarios. Written by residents, physicians, and specialists from one of the world’s top pediatric health care centers, this unique pediatric reference is used by medical students, residents, practicing pediatricians, family physicians, emergency physicians, nurses, and other interdisciplinary practitioners.

Key Features

  • A convenient, pocket-sized design allows for quick reference
  • Provides the most up-to-date diagnostic and therapeutic approaches to pediatric clinical problems using evidence-based guidelines
  • Information for urgent situations is readily accessible and comprehensive
  • All important normal reference values are included throughout the Handbook for various ages and sizes of pediatric patients
  • Abundant algorithms for bedside diagnoses and management of various scenarios
  • Listings of key Web sites and Further Readings allow users to research important information further

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Saunders Canada
eBook ISBN:
9781771720519
eBook ISBN:
9780323246088

About the Author

Anne Dipchand

Affiliations and Expertise

Head, Heart Transplant Program and Staff Cardiologist, Labatt Family Heart Centre & Associate Director, SickKids Transplant Centre, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children; Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto

Jeremy Friedman

Affiliations and Expertise

Head, Division of Pediatric Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children; Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto

Sumit Gupta

Affiliations and Expertise

Resident, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children

Zia Bismilla

Affiliations and Expertise

Pediatric Medicine Fellow, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children

Catherine Lam

Affiliations and Expertise

Hematology/Oncology Fellow, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children