ISBN: 9780723439417
Page Count: 328
Imprint: Mosby
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Crash Course Paediatrics Updated Edition: Elsevier eBook on VitalSource, 4th Edition

by Rajat Kapoor, BMedSci (Hons), BMBS, DCH, MRCPCH, MAcadMEd and Katy I. Barnes, MBBS BA(Cantab), MRCPCH
Elsevier eBook on VitalSource
ISBN: 9780723439417
Page Count: 328
Imprint: Mosby
List Price: $39.99
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The (printed) ‘Updated Edition’ now comes with added value access to the complete, downloadable eBook version via Student Consult.  Search, read and revise whilst on the move and use the interactive self-assessment to test your understanding.  Crash Course - a more flexible, practical learning package than ever before.

Crash Course – your effective every day study companion PLUS the perfect antidote for exam stress! Save time and be assured you have all the core information you need in one place to excel on your course and achieve exam success.

A winning formula now for over 15 years, each series volume has been fine tuned and fully updated, with an improved layout tailored to make your life easier. Especially written by junior doctors – those who understand what is essential for exam success – with all information thoroughly checked and quality assured by expert Faculty Advisers, the result is a series of books which exactly meets your needs and you know you can trust.

Building on the success of previous editions, Crash Course Paediatrics 4/e provides concise and highly practical overage of this core specialty. It has been carefully honed to meet the needs of students in their medical undergraduate years, but will also prove invaluable for foundation trainees or specialty doctors embarking on a career in paediatrics.

    • More than 400 tables and illustrations present clinical, diagnostic and practical information in an easy-to-follow manner
    • Friendly and accessible approach to the subject makes learning especially easy
    • Written by junior doctors for students - authors who understand exam pressures
    • Contains ‘Hints and Tips’ boxes, and other useful aide-mémoires
    • Succinct coverage of the subject enables ‘sharp focus’ and efficient use of time during exam preparation
    • Contains a fully updated self-assessment section - ideal for honing exam skills and self-testing
    • Self-assessment section fully updated to reflect current exam requirements
    • Contains ‘common exam pitfalls’ as advised by faculty
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    1 History and Examination

    2 Developmental Assessment

    3 Investigations

    4 Fever or rash

    5 Heart, lung or ENT problems

    6 Gut or liver problems

    7 Haematuria or proteinuria

    8 The patient presents with neurological problems

    9 The patient presents with musculoskeletal problems

    10 The patient presents with pallor, bleeding, splenomegaly or lymphadenopathy

    11 Short stature or developmental delay

    12 The patient presents with neonatal problems

    13 Infectious diseases and immunodeficiency

    14 Allergy and anaphylaxis

    15 Skin disorders

    16 Cardiovascular disorders

    17 Disorders of the respiratory system

    18 Disorders of the gastrointestinal system

    19 Renal and genitourinary disorders

    20 Neurological disorders

    21 Musculoskeletal disorders

    22 Haematological disorders

    23 Malignant disease

    24 Endocrine and metabolic disorders

    25 Disorders of emotion and behaviour

    26 Social and preventive paediatrics

    27 Genetic disorders

    28 The newborn

    29 Accidents and emergencies

    30 Nutrition, fluids and prescribing

    Self assessment

    Glossary

    Index

  • Rajat Kapoor, BMedSci (Hons), BMBS, DCH, MRCPCH, MAcadMEd, Consultant Paediatrician, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK and Katy I. Barnes, MBBS BA(Cantab), MRCPCH, ST5, Watford General Hospital, Watford, UK
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