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cover image - Nelson Essentials of Pediatrics Elsevier eBook on VitalSource (Retail Access Card),9th Edition
ISBN: 9780323775670
Publication Date: 03-18-2022
Page Count: 848
Imprint: Elsevier
List Price: $72.99

Nelson Essentials of Pediatrics Elsevier eBook on VitalSource (Retail Access Card), 9th Edition

by Karen Marcdante, MD, Robert M. Kliegman, MD and Abigail M. Schuh, MD

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cover image - Nelson Essentials of Pediatrics Elsevier eBook on VitalSource (Retail Access Card),9th Edition
ISBN: 9780323775670
Publication Date: 03-18-2022
Page Count: 848
Imprint: Elsevier
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Concise, readable, and up to date, Nelson Essentials of Pediatrics, 9th Edition, provides the must-know information students need in pediatrics from the trusted Nelson name. A readable, full-color format; high-yield, targeted chapters; and thorough content updates ensure strong coverage of core knowledge as well as recent advances in the field. This focused resource is ideal for medical students, pediatric residents, PAs, and nurse practitioners in various educational and practice settings, including pediatric residencies, clerkships, and exams.
    • Covers normal childhood growth and development, as well as the diagnosis, management, and prevention of common pediatric diseases and disorders.
    • Contains new coverage of COVID-19, Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C), and Vaping-Induced Lung Injury.
    • Includes Pearls for Practitioners at the end of each section, as well as updated immunization schedules and an expanded discussion of trauma-informed care.
    • Features well written, high-yield coverage throughout, following COMSEP curriculum guidelines relevant to your pediatric clerkship or rotation.
    • Uses a full-color format with images and numerous new tables throughout, so you can easily visualize complex information.
    • Provides real-world insights from chapter authors who are also Clerkship Directors, helping you gain the knowledge and skills necessary to succeed both in caring for patients and in preparing for clerkship or in-service examinations.
  • 01 Profession of Pediatrics
          01  Population and Culture: The Care of Children in Society
          02 Professionalism
          03 Ethics and Legal Issues
          04 Palliative Care and End-Of-Life Issues
    02 Growth & Development
         05 Normal Growth
         06 Disorders of Growth
         07 Normal Development
         08 Disorders of Development
         09 Evaluation of the Well Child
         10 Evaluation of the Child with Special Needs
    03 Behavioral Disorders
         11 Crying and Colic
         12 Temper Tantrums
         13 Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
         14 Control of Elimination
         15 Normal Sleep and Pediatric Sleep Disorders
    04 Psychiatric Disorders
         16 Somatoform Disorders, Factitious Disorders, and Malingering
         17 Anxiety and Phobias
         18 Depression and Bipolar Disorders
         19 Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
         20 Pervasive Developmental Disorders and Psychoses
    05 Psychosocial Issues
         21 Failure to Thrive
         22 Child Abuse and Neglect
         23 Sexuality and Gender Identity
         24 Family Structure and Function
         25 Violence
         26 Divorce, Separation, and Bereavement
    06 Pediatric Nutrition & Nutritional Disorders
         27 Diet of the Normal Infant
         28 Diet of the Normal Child and Adolescent
         29 Obesity
         30 Pediatric Undernutrition
         31 Vitamin and Mineral Deficiencies
    07 Fluids & Electrolytes
         32 Maintenance Fluid Therapy
         33 Dehydration and Replacement Therapy
         34 Parenteral Nutrition
         35 Sodium Disorders
         36 Potassium Disorders
         37 Acid-Base Disorders
    08 The Acutely Ill or Injured Child
         38 Assessment and Resuscitation
         39 Respiratory Failure
         40 Shock
         41 Injury Prevention
         42 Major Trauma
         43 Drowning
         44 Burns
         45 Poisoning
         46 Sedation and Analgesia
    09 Human Genetics & Dysmorphology
         47 Patterns of Inheritance
         48 Genetic Assessment and Diagnosis
         49 Chromosomal Disorders
         50 Approach to the Dysmorphic Child
    10 Metabolic Disorders
         51 Metabolic Assessment
         52 Carbohydrate Disorders
         53 Amino Acid Disorders
         54 Organic Acid Disorders
         55 Fatty Acid Metabolic Disorders
         56 Lysosomal and Peroxisomal Disorders
         57 Mitochondrial Disorders
    11 Fetal & Neonatal Medicine
         58 Assessment of the Mother. Fetus, and Newborn
         59 Maternal Diseases Affecting the Newborn
         60 Diseases of the Fetus
         61 Respiratory Diseases of the Newborn
         62 Anemia and Hyperbilirubinemia
         63 Necrotizing Entercolitis
         64 Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy, Intracranial Hemorrhage, and Seizures
         65 Sepsis and Meningitis
         66 Congenital Infections
    12 Adolescent Medicine
         67 Overview and Assessment of Adolescents
         68 Well-Adolescent Care
         69 Adolescent Gynecology
         70 Eating Disorders
         71 Substance Abuse
    13 Immunology
         72 Immunological Assessment
         73 Lymphocyte Disorders
         74 Neutrophil Disorders
         75 Complement System
         76 Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
    14 Allergy 77 Allergy Assessment
         78 Asthma
         79 Allergic Rhinitis
         80 Atopic Dermatitis
         81 Urticaria, Angioedema, and Anaphylaxis
         82 Serum Sickness
         83 Insect Allergies
         84 Adverse Reactions to Foods
         85 Adverse Reactions to Drugs
    15 Rheumatic Diseases of Childhood
         86 Rhematic Assessment
         87 IgA Vasculitis (Henoch-Schönlein Purpura)
         88 Kawasaki Disease
         89 Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
         90 Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
         91 Juvenile Dermatomyositis
         92 Musculoskeletal Pain Syndromes
    16 Infectious Diseases
         93 Infectious Disease Assessment
         94 Immunization and Prophylaxis
         95 Anti-infective Therapy
         96 Fever Without a Focus
         97 Infections Characterized by Fever and Rash
         98 Cutaneous Infections
         99 Lymphadenopathy
         100 Meningitis
         101 Encephalitis
         102 The Common Cold
         103 Pharyngitis
         104 Sinusitis
         105 Otitis Media
         106 Otitis Externa
         107 Croup (Laryngotracheobronchitis )
         108 Pertussis
         109 Bronchiolitis
         110 Pneumonia
         111 Infective Endocarditis
         112 Acute Gastroenteritis
         113 Viral Hepatitis
         114 Urinary Tract Infection
         115 Vulvovaginitis
         116 Sexually Transmitted Infections
         117 Osteomyelitis
         118 Infectious Arthritis
         119 Ocular Infections
         120 Infection in the Immunocompromised Person
         121 Infections Associated with Medical Devices
         122 Zoonoses and Vector Borne Infections
         123 Parasitic Diseases
         124 Tuberculosis
         125 Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
    17 The Digestive System
         126 Digestive System Assessment
         127 Oral Cavity
         128 Esophagus and Stomach
         129 Intestinal Tract
         130 Liver Disease
         131 Pancreatic Disease
         132 Peritonitis
    18 The Respiratory System
         133 Respiratory System Assessment
         134 Control of Breathing
         135 Upper Airway Obstruction
         136 Lower Airway, Parenchymal, and Pulmonary Vascular Disease
         137 Cystic Fibrosis
         138 Chest Wall and Pleura
    19 The Cardiovascular System
         139 Cardiovascular System Assessment
         140 Syncope
         141 Chest Pain
         142 Dysrhythmias
         143 Acyanotic Congenital Heart Disease
         144 Cyanotic Congenital Heart Disease
         145 Heart Failure
         146 Rheumatic Fever
         147 Cardiomyopathies
         148 Pericarditis
    20 Hematology
         149 Hematology Assessment
         150 Anemia
         151 Hemostatic Disorders
         152 Blood Component Therapy
    21 Oncology
         153 Oncology Assessment
         154 Principles of Cancer Treatment
         155 Leukemia
         156 Lymphoma
         157 Central Nervous System Tumors
         158 Neuroblastoma
         159 Wilms Tumor
         160 Sarcomas
    22 Nephrology and Urology
         161 Nephrology and Neurology Assessment
  • Karen Marcdante, MD, Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Robert M. Kliegman, MD, Professor & Chair Emeritus, Department of Pediatrics - Medical College of Wisconsin Nelson Undiagnosed & Rare Disease Program and Abigail M. Schuh, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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