cover image - On Call Pediatrics,4th Edition
ISBN: 9780323529051
Page Count: 464
Imprint: Elsevier
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On Call Pediatrics,4th Edition

by James J. Nocton, MD, FAAP and Rainer Gedeit, MD
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cover image - On Call Pediatrics,4th Edition
ISBN: 9780323529051
Page Count: 464
Imprint: Elsevier
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Ideal for any on-call professional, resident, or medical student, this popular reference covers the common problems you’ll encounter while on call without direct supervision in the hospital. On Call Pediatrics, 4th Edition, fits perfectly in your pocket, ready to provide key information in time-sensitive, challenging situations. You’ll gain speed, skill, and knowledge with every call - from diagnosing a difficult or life-threatening situation to prescribing the right medication.

  • On Call Pediatrics, 4e

    Introduction

    1. The Diagnosis and Management of On-Call Problems

    2. Communicating with Colleagues and Families

    3. Common Mistakes

    4. Remembering your ABCs

    5. Teaching (and Learning) While on Call

    Patient-Related Problems

    6. Abdominal Pain

    7. Altered Mental Status

    8. Analgesics and Antipyretics

    9. Bleeding

    10. Chest Pain

    11. Constipation

    12. Crying and the Irritable Infant

    13. Cyanosis

    14. Delivery Room Problems

    15. Diarrhea and Dehydration

    16. Extremity Pain

    17. Eye Problems and Visual Abnormalities

    18. Fever

    19. Gastrointestinal Bleeding

    20. Genitourinary Problems

    21. Headache

    22. Heart Rate and Rhythm Abnormalities

    23. Hematuria

    24. Hypertension

    25. Hypotension and Shock

    26. Lines, Tubes, and Drains

    27. Rashes

    28. Respiratory Distress

    29. Seizures

    30. Urine Output Abnormalities

    31. Vomiting

    Laboratory-Related Problems

    32. Acidosis and Alkalosis

    33. Anemia, Thrombocytopenia, and Coagulation Abnormalities

    34. Electrolyte Abnormalities

    35. Glucose Disorders

    36. Hyperbilirubinemia

    Appendices

    A. Pediatric Procedures

    B. Resuscitation Calculations

    C. Calculation of Creatinine Clearance

    D. Calculation of Alveolar-Arterial Oxygen Gradient

  • James J. Nocton, MD, FAAP, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Section of Rheumatology, Director, Pediatric Residency Training Program, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin and the Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI; Formerly Chief Resident in Pediatrics, Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital, Case Western Reserve School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH and Rainer Gedeit, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Section of Critical Care, Associate Director, Pediatric Residency Training Program, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin and the Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
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