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Tarascon Pediatric Emergency Pocketbook, Sixth Edition

Author(s): Dr. Steven G. Rothrock, MD, Professor of Emergency Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, Associate Professor, Florida State University, Orlando, Florida
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  • ISBN-13: 9780763780531
  • Paperback    238 pages      © 2011
Price: $19.95 US List
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The Tarascon Pediatric Emergency Pocketbook, Sixth Edition is a meticulously referenced, convenient guide to managing ill or injured children. It features many new or updated guidelines that cover anaphylaxis, hereditary angioedema, head trauma, diabetic ketoacidosis, colic, endocarditis prophylaxis, jaundice, bleeding disorders, oncologic emergencies, hypertension, HIV exposure, and febrile and non-febrile seizures.

Newly Added/ Expanded Sections Include:

  • Resuscitation equipment and medication chart (look up by age, length or weight)
  • 20 Pages of empiric antibiotic recommendations
  • Critically ill neonates
  • Asthma and bronchiolitis (with new clinical scoring)
  • Non-invasive ventilation
  • Subcutaneous fluid administration
  • Topical anesthesia
  • ECG features of serious disease
  • Pediatric meningitis score
  • Viral diseases & testing and much more

Used at bedside, the Tarascon Pediatric Emergency Pocketbook, Sixth Edition, continues to outline the diagnosis and management for almost all emergencies occurring in infants and children with expanded commentary regarding current controversies in this field.

The Tarascon Pediatric Emergency Pocketbook, Sixth Edition is an ideal companion for practitioners in the emergency room or in a family practice setting.

1  Abuse/Non-Accidental Trauma
2  Advanced Life Support
3  Airway & Anesthesia
4  Anaphylaxis
5  Apparent Life Threatening Event (ALTE)
6  Biologic, Chemical, Radiation
7  Burns
8  Cardiovascular Disorders
9  Dermatology
10  Development/Growth
11  Endocrinology
12  Environmental Disorders
13  Fluid, Electrolytes, Dehydration
14  Gastroenterology
15  Hematology & Oncology
16  Hypertension
17  Immunizations & Exposures
18  Infectious Disease
19  Kawasaki Disease
20  Inborn Errors of Metabolism
21  Nephrology, Renal Disease
22  Neurology
23  Nutrition & Feeding
24  Obstetrics & Gynecology
25  Orthopedics
26  Pulmonary
27  Psychiatry, Radiation Risks
28  Submersion-Drowning
29  Surgical Disorders
30  Toxicology
31  Trauma
32  Urology

Dr. Steven G. Rothrock, MD-Professor of Emergency Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, Associate Professor, Florida State University, Orlando, Florida