New PDF release: Manual of clinical problems in pediatrics : with annotated

By Kenneth B. Roberts

ISBN-10: 0781728932

ISBN-13: 9780781728935

Now in its up to date 5th variation, this Spiral(R) handbook is a convenient quick-reference advisor to the administration of significant medical difficulties in pediatrics. In a hundred and ten concise and easy-to-read chapters, the guide offers the basic info the clinician wishes in the course of place of work visits or at the wards.Coverage encompasses the total variety of emergent, acute, and persistent problems, in addition to difficulties regarding development, improvement, and behaviour. for every sickness, the ebook succinctly summarizes the fundamental pathophysiology, the scientific presentation, the diagnostic workup, and the rules of remedy. conscientiously chosen and annotated references are supplied for every topic.Paperback version on hand purely in chosen international locations. Please consult with your neighborhood consultant or distributor.

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Pediatr. Emerg. Care 7:337–342, 1991. A report of 18 cases and a review of 143 others. 7%, anoxic encephalopathy in 2%, seizures in 1%, and respiratory arrest in 11%. (See also Arch. Dis. Child. 74:249–250, 1996; and Rev. Infect. Dis. ) Retropharyngeal Abcess 18. , and Isaacs, D. Retropharyngeal abscess. Arch. Dis. Child. 66: 1227–1630, 1991. Stridor is an uncommon finding in children older than 3 years. The use of the lateral neck film had an 88% sensitivity. (See also Am. J. Dis. Child. ) Foreign Bodies 19.

Written 50 years ago, this article still is the best description of the anatomy of the airway, as well as reasons for upper airway obstruction. (For a more recent and in-depth discussion on the anatomy and physiology of the upper airway, see J. Pediatr. ) 2. , and Perkin, R. Stridor. A review, update, and current management recommendations. Pediatr. Emerg. Med. Rep. 1:29–40, 1996. Includes a nice algorithm to differentiate the various causes of stridor. (For a complete differential diagnosis of stridor, see Green M.

148:1046–1052, 1994. A prospective approach to fluid management in DKA that supports the use of isotonic rehydration fluids, close attention to the effective osmolality and corrected sodium concentration, and a slower correction of dehydration over 48 hours. 9. , et al. The “two-bag” system for variable intravenous dextrose and fluid administration: Benefits in diabetic ketoacidosis management. J. Pediatr. 134:376–378, 1999. Based on the euglycemic clamp technique, the administration of two rehydration fluids differing solely in their concentration of dextrose results in a quicker response time to changing glucose needs and fewer changes of IV bags during treatment of DKA.

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