Golden Hour , 3rd Edition

Author
By David G. Nichols, MD, Myron Yaster, MD, Charles Schleien, MD, MBA and Charles N. Paidas, MD
ISBN
9780323024860
Publication Date
14-02-2011
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Find what you need quickly when performing emergency techniques such as cardioversion/defibrillation with a step-by-step, outline format that includes numerous algorithms, tables, and figures.

"Highly Commended," Paediatrics Category, British Medical Association 2012 Medical Book Competition


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Find what you need quickly when performing emergency techniques such as cardioversion/defibrillation with a step-by-step, outline format that includes numerous algorithms, tables, and figures.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
ISBN 9780323024860
Author Informaiton By David G. Nichols, MD, Mary Wallace Stanton Professor of Education and Vice Dean for Education, Dean's Office, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Professor, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine; Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland; Myron Yaster, MD, Richard J. Traystman Distinguished Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care Medicine, and Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland; Charles Schleien, MD, MBA, Executive Vice Chairman, Professor of Pediatrics & Anesthesiology, Columbia University, New York, New York and Charles N. Paidas, MD, Professor of Surgery & Pediatrics, Chief of Surgery, Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education, Executive Associate Dean for Clinical and Extramural Affairs, University of South Florida Health, College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida
Pp Authortext Nichols, Yaster, Schleien & Paidas
New to this Edition
  • Prepare for a broad range of emergency situations with new chapters on General Surgical Emergencies; Asthma; Acute Renal Failure; Diabetic Ketoacidosis; Gastrointestinal Emergencies; Liver Failure; Hematologic and Oncologic Emergencies; Hypo/Hyperthermia; and Terrorism and Mass Casualty.
  • Solve more clinical challenges with new and expanded material, including spinal cord trauma, and additional focus on the hot topic of pain and sedation.
  • Get expert visual guidance with additional illustrations to supplement the comprehensive coverage.
Published Reviews "It provides a systematic approach to the care of the critically ill/injured child during the initial hour after presentation. A particularly relevant new chapter on terrorism and mass casualty events is extremely informative.The quality of this book is exceptional for the targeted audience. The inclusion of new chapters on terrorism and mass casualty events justifies the replacement of the previous edition." - Richelle Monier, MD (Ochsner Clinic Foundation) 5 star Doody Rating!
Table of Content

1. Initial Assessment

2. Airway Management

3. Respiratory Failure

4. Acute Asthma

5. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

6. Shock

7. Cardiovascular Emergencies

8. Electrolyte and Metabolic Disorders

9. Acute Renal Failure

10. Endocrine Emergencies: Diabetic Ketoacidosis, Hypoglycemia, and Thyroid Storm

11. Gastrointestinal Emergencies

12. Liver Failure

13. Hematologic Emergencies

14. Oncologic Emergencies

15. Head and Spinal Cord Trauma

16. Nontraumatic Stupor and Coma

17. Drug Intoxication

18. Status Epilepticus

19. Meningitis and Sepsis

20. Pain Control and Sedation Management

21. Thoracic Trauma

22. Abdominal Trauma

23. General Surgical Emergencies

24. Orthopedic Trauma

25. Ocular Emergencies and Trauma

26. Soft Tissue Injuries

27. Human and Animal Bites and Stings

28. Hypothermia and Hyperthermia

29. Terrorism and Mass Casualty Events

30. Burns

31. Child Abuse

32. Neonatal Emergencies

33. Transportation of the Critically Ill and Injured Child

E-SBN 9780323081313
Imprint Mosby
Publication Date 14-02-2011
Pages 602
Trim 187 x 111 (4 3/8 x 7 3/8)
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