Concise, practical and relevant, and written by expert pediatric intensivists, Case Studies in Pediatric Critical Care presents a spectrum of real case studies relating to critically ill children. Each case study includes details of the presenting history and symptomatology, results of investigations and the subsequent management of the patient.Table of Contents Preface1. Respiratory syncytial virus bronchiolitis Roddy O'Donnell and Michael Roe2. The infant with meningococcal septicaemia Mehrengise Cooper and Simon Nadel3. A two-year old child with acute bacterial meningitis Stephen C. Marriage4. Management of neonate with hypoplastic left heart syndrome Ulf Theilen and Lara Shekerdemian5. Child with a head injury Lisa Dyke and Peter Skippen6. Management of diabetic ketoacidosis in a child Peter J. Davis7. Tricyclic antidepressant poisoning in children Ian A. Jenkins8. Management of haemolytic uraemic syndrome Gabrielle A. Nuthall9. Management of severe acute asthma in children Christian Stocker and Mike South10. The neonate with total anomalous venous connection Robert Mazor, Gordon Cohen and Lynn D. Martin11. Critical care for a child with 80% burns Heather Duncan12. Coarctation of the aorta Matt Oram and Andrew Wolf13. The two-month old with severe pertussis (whooping cough) Emma J. Bould and Mark J. Peters14. Pericardial effusion in a child Patricia M. Weir15. Management of non-accidental injury on the paediatric intensive care unit Robert Ross-Russell and Duncan McAuley16. Management of a three year-old child with near-drowning Margrid Schindler17. Child with dengue hemorrhagic fever Adrian Y. Goh18. The child with HIV infection Mark Hatherill19. Refractory narrow complex tachycardia in infancy Trevor Richens20. The neonate with hyperammonaemia Stephen D. Playfor and Andrew A. M. Morris21. Management of acute heart failure in paediatric intensive care Matthew Fenton and Michael Burch22. Tetralogy of fallot Roger Langford23. The child with thermal injury and smoke inhalation Sanjay M. Bhananker and Sam R. Sharar24. A child with multiple trauma Joshua C. Uffman and Monica S. Vavilala25. Management of the patient with a failing fontan – morbidities of a palliative procedure Heather A. Dickerson and Anthony C. Chang26. Sepsis in a BMT patient admitted to PICU Farhan Bhanji and Sam D. Shemie27. Management of sagittal sinus thrombosis in a child David J. GrantIndex.
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Titolo: Case Studies in Pediatric Critical Care
Editore: Cambridge University Press
Finitura: Copertina flessibile
Misure: 15x23 cm