Tutorials in Paediatric Differential Diagnosis

2nd Edition

Authors:

  • David Field
  • John Stroobant
  • David Isaacs
    • Print ISBN 9780443071003

    Key Features

    • Uses a symptom-based approach to diagnosing paediatric conditions, mirroring the medical school curriculum and postgraduate examinations.
    • Approaches diagnosis step by step, reviewing epidemiology, the underlying physiology, history, examination, and investigation.
    • Includes a summary management box and a case study for each topic.

    Table of Contents

    1. Apnoea

    2. Crying baby

    3. Ill-looking baby

    4. Neonatal convulsions

    5. Neonatal jaundice

    6. Small for GA babies

    7. Failure to thrive

    8. Ambiguous genitalia

    9. Precocious puberty

    10. Short and tall stature

    11. Feeding problems in infancy

    12. Developmental delay

    13. Hypotonia

    14. Headache in children

    15. Fits and faints

    16. Hearing problems

    17. Noisy breathing

    18. Cough

    19. Cyanosis

    20. Heart murmurs

    21. Painful joints

    22. Abdominal pain

    23. Constipation

    24. Diarrhea

    25. Vomiting

    26. Lumps

    27. Bruising and bleeding

    28. Anaemia

    29. Haematuria

    30. UTI

    31. The wet child

    32. Recurrent infections

    33. Recurrent fever

    34. Acute fever

    35. Infectious rashes

    36. Ill-looking child

    37. Unexplained death and Apparent Life Threatening Events

    38. Accidental and non-accidental injury

    39. Sleep disorders

    40. Behavioural problems

    Details

    No. of pages:
    304
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2005
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443071003