Pediatric Drug Doses

by GL Chattri

This book is designed to be a practical and convenient guide to the dosing and usage of medications in children. Pediatric doses vary with the age, weight, surface area and disease, etc. Overdosing may lead to side effects and under-dosing will lead to unsatisfactory response or development of resistance in cases of antibiotics. Expended to provide indications which is a must before knowing doses, and also included the information such as size of feeding tubes, Foley’s catheters, endotracheal tubes, laryngoscope blades, oxygen mask according to age and weight; approximate weight and surface area charts; fluid resuscitation formula for burn patients; so that residents do not have to consult too many books while dealing with patients bedside. The aim is to improve the practical utility of the book.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Chattri GL Metro Multispeciality Hospital and Seth Mannulal Jagannath Hospital, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India
Mahakoshal Hospital, Seth Mannulal Jagannathdas Trust Hospital and Research Centre and Metro Hospital, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India
ISBN 9788184489460
Speciality Pediatrics
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/11265
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2010
Pages 226
Book Type Professional


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