Caring for newborns and infants in the first year of life can be anxiety-provoking and challenging. This book addresses the most common complaints that an emergency provider may have to evaluate and treat. It will serve as a practical resource for a wide range of health providers, from medical students to attending physicians.Table of Contents Part I. Principles: 1. The newborn examination Merlin C. Lowe, Jr. and Dale Woolridge2. The premature and technology dependent infant Nadeem Qureshi, Stephen Gletsu and Mohammed Al Mogbil3. Pain and sedation Ghazala Q. Sharieff and P. Jamil Madati4. Airway management Maureen McCollough and Ghazala Q. Sharieff5. Resuscitation Stephanie J. Doniger6. Death of a child Phyllis L. HendryPart II. Chief Complaints: 7. Apnea and apparent life-threatening events Tonia J. Brousseau8. The crying infant Martin I. Herman and Audrey Le9. Ear pain Melissa A. Vitale and Noel S. Zuckerbraun10. Failure to thrive Robert Sapien11. Fever Paul Ishimine12. Head and neck masses Joyce C. Arpilleda13. Jaundice Dale Woolridge and James Colletti14. Seizures Michelle D. Blumstein and Marla J. FriedmanPart III. Specific Systems: 15. Cardiac emergencies Linton Yee16. Dermatology Maureen McCollough17. Environmental injuries: near drowning and burns Jim Harley18. Gastrointestinal emergencies Christiana R. Rajasingham19. Genitourinary emergencies Christy A. Meade and John T. Kanegaye20A. Hematologic emergencies: bleeding dyscrasias Emily Rose20B. Hematologic emergencies: sickle cell disease Nadeem Qureshi, Stephen Gletsu and Mohammed Al Mogbil21. Metabolic and endocrine emergencies Kenneth T. Kwon and Virginia W. Tsai22. Respiratory emergencies Seema Shah and Ghazala Q. Sharieff23. Toxicologic emergencies Raemma Paredes Luck and Adam Barouh24A. Trauma: child abuse Sharon E. Mace24B. Trauma: minor head injuries Sharon E. Mace24C. Trauma: orthopedic emergencies Jamie G. Lien and Ghazala SharieffAppendices: Basic formulas Ghazala Q. Sharieff and Maureen McColloughImmunizations Marla J. FriedmanProcedures Ghazala Q. Sharieff and Maureen McCollough.
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Titolo: Neonatal and Infant Emergencies
Autori: Sharieff - McCollough
Editore: Cambridge University Press
Finitura: Copertina rigida
Misure: 21x28 cm
Peso: 1.3 kg