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Pediatric Emergency Medicine : Self Assessment and Review

Pediatric Emergency Medicine : Self Assessment and Review - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 978-1556644535

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ISBN13: 978-1556644535
ISBN10: 1556644531
Edition: 2ND 99
Copyright: 1999
Publisher: C.V. Mosby Co.
Published: 1999
International: No

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Pediatric Emergency Medicine : Self Assessment and Review - 2ND 99 edition

ISBN13: 978-1556644535

David H. Rubin, Stuart M. Caplen, Edward E. Jr. Conway and Roger Barkin

ISBN13: 978-1556644535
ISBN10: 1556644531
Edition: 2ND 99
Copyright: 1999
Publisher: C.V. Mosby Co.
Published: 1999
International: No
Summary

Here's the new edition of the only available Board review that includes the question-and-answer format you prefer for optimal results from your study time! Referenced directly to Barkin's Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Second Edition and Rosen's Emergency Medicine, Fourth Edition, it provides the up-to-date coverage you need for excellent performance on exams.


When preparing for the pediatric emergency medicine boards, no one should be without Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Self-Assessment and Review. It provides the most comprehensive review of pathophysiology and management of sick infants and children. A valuable review and self-assessment tool, this book contains over 1,200 multiple choice questions and answers structured around clinical scenarios, reflecting the approach used for the PEM boards. This assures the most realistic evaluation of overall knowledge, providing the confidence needed to pass the boards.


Includes 1,200 multiple choice type questions and answers which simulate the approach used on the PEM boards for the most effective review.

Complements Barkin, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, so the reader may consult the authoritative reference for a broader description of the correct answers.

Provides questions which encompass a broad core of material essential to understanding the pathophysiology and management of sick infants and children.

Can be used as a study guide and self-assessment tool for those who work in pediatric emergency medicine as well as a board preparation tool.

Includes over 70 percent new or rewritten questions to reflect the current practice in pediatric emergency medicine and offer a more complete study guide for the PEM boards.

Features an appendix of important mnemonics, facts, and formulas which provides key information that can help in taking certifying exams.

Contains the latest advancements in pain control, sedation, and analgesia in a new chapter.

Covers topics such as caring for children, resuscitation, newborn emergencies, trauma, musculoskeletal and soft tissue injuries, environmental problems, poisoning, and diagnosis for the most thorough review.

Table of Contents

1. Approach to the Pediatric Patient in the Emergency Department
2. Pediatric Emergency Department Environment
3. Injury Prevention and Control
4. Emergency Medical Services for Children
5. Interhospital Transport
6. Pain Control, Analgesia, and Sedation
7. Death of a Child
8. Legal Issues
9. Respiratory Distress/Failure
10. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
11. Shock
12. Dysrhythmias
13. Fluid and Electrolyte Balance
14. Blood Products
15. Newborn Resuscitation and Acute Distress in the Neonate and Postnatal Period
16. Approach to Multiple Trauma
17. Head Trauma
18. Facial Trauma
19. Neck/Spinal Cord Trauma
20. Thoracic Trauma
21. Abdominal Trauma
22. Genitourinary Trauma
23. Foreign Bodies of the Gastrointestinal Tract and Airway
24. Musculoskeletal and Soft Tissue Injuries
25. Animal and Human Bites
26. Venomous Animal Bites and Stings
27. Drowning and Near Drowning
28. Electrical/Lightning Injuries
29. Thermal Injury
30. Heat Injury
31. Accidental Hypothermia and Frostbite
32. High Altitude Illness and Dysbarism
33. Radiation Exposure
34. General Management Principles for Poisoning
35. Specific Toxins
36. Inhalation Injuries
37. Abuse and Neglect
38. Allergic and Immunologic Disorders
39. Cardiovascular Disorders
40. Dermatology
41. Ear, Nose, and Throat
42. Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders
43. Eye Disorders
44. Gastrointestinal Disorders
45. Gynecologic and Obstetric Disorders
46. Hematology-Oncology
47. Infectious Disorders
48. Pediatric Neurologic Disorders
49. Orthopedic Disorders
50. Psychiatric and Behavioral Disorders
51. Respiratory Disorders
52. Urinary and Renal Disorders


Appendix - Important Mnemonics, Facts, and Formulas

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