Signs and Symptoms in Pediatrics 1st edition


Signs and Symptoms in Pediatrics 1st edition
Authors: Henry M. Adam MD FAAP
Year: 2015
Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Language: english
ISBN 13: 9781581108507
ISBN 10: 1581108508
Categorie: Medicine
Pages: 1028 / 1054
Edition: First Edition, New Edition

Availability: 5000 in stock

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Signs and Symptoms in Pediatrics Henry M. Adam MD FAAP, Jane Meschan Foy MD FAAP
Evaluate diverse pediatric complaints efficiently and accurately with this all-new resource from the American Academy of Pediatrics!
This convenient handbook helps you effectively evaluate patient complaints, and develop sound differential diagnoses and management strategies.
This practice-focused new resource provides must-know information and expert advice for confidently addressing more than 80 diagnostic challenges.
Discover all the pediatric issues you’re most likely to see
Look here for the essentials on everything from abdominal, back, and chest pain…to fever, fatigue, headache, and heart murmurs…to rash, red eye, sleep disturbances, and speech and language concerns…plus much more.  Coverage also extends to evaluation of mental health symptoms, including anxiety, depression, disruptive behavior, emotional disturbance, inattention and impulsivity, and self-harm.
Some 200 full-color images complement the concise text!
Work through patient problems efficiently and systematically
Designed to work the way you do, Signs and Symptoms in Pediatrics guides you through every step in the diagnostic decision-making process. Information on each complaint is presented in the order in which you need to consider it as your evaluation proceeds.Pathophysiology and epidemiologyHistoryPhysical examinationLaboratory testsImaging studiesApproaches to initial managementOngoing care and follow-upSuggestions on when to refer or admitReady-reference features help save time and enhance outcomesPresenting complaints are organized alphabetically for speedy look up.Easy-to-follow algorithms simplify clinical decision-makingAt-a-glance charts and data tablesText boxes highlighting potential differential diagnoses
Contents include:
·Abdominal Pain
·Alopecia and Hair Shaft Anomalies
·Anemia and Pallor
·Back Pain
·Cardiac Arrhythmias
·Chest Pain
·Diarrhea and Steatorrhea
·Disruptive Behavior and Aggression
·Dizziness and Vertigo
·Extremity Pain
·Facial Dysmorphism
·Failure to Thrive: Pediatric Undernutrition
·Family Dysfunction
·Fatigue and Weakness
·Fever of Unknown Origin
·Foot and Leg Problems
·Gastrointestinal Hemmorhage
·Gender Expression and Identity Issues
·Hearing Loss
·Heart Murmurs
·High Blood Pressure
·Inattention and Impulsivity
·Irritability and Fussiness
·Joint Pain
·Medically Unexplained Symptoms
·Petechiae and Purpura
·Puberty: Normal and Abnormal
·Recurrent Infections
·Red Eye/Pink Eye
·School Absenteeism and School Refusal
·Scrotal Swelling and Pain
·Self-stimulating Behaviors
·Short Stature
·Sleep Disturbances
·Speech and Language Concerns
·Subsance Use
·Temper Tantrums and Breath-holding Spells
·Vaginal Bleeding
·Vaginal Discharge
·Weight Loss
·And more!
·Red eye/pink eye
·Sleep disturbances
·Speech and language concerns
·And more!
First Edition, New Edition
American Academy of Pediatrics
1028 / 1054
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13:
62 MB


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