Approach to Pediatric Emergency

by Jaydeep Choudhury, Jayanta Bandyopadhyay

This book ‘Approach to Pediatric Emergency’ provides a step-wise approach to deal with a child in emergency department not only to save the child but also reduce the morbidity. It comprises of 18 sections that discusses emergency situations, dealt with both by emergency physicians and pediatricians. First two sections provide general introduction and methods of resuscitation. Third section is on sedation, analgesia, intubation and procedures. Neonatal emergencies are discussed. Further sections discuss emergencies in the field of respiratory, cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, renal, neurology, hematology, endocrine. Topics like environmental problems, poisoning, foreign body, psychiatric behavioral and social issues, trauma and orthopedics and many others are highlighted in the book. Last sections provide information on miscellaneous emergencies and medicolegal issues.

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Book Detail

Editor Editor's Affiliation
1. Choudhury Jaydeep
Institute of Child Health, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
2. Bandyopadhyay Jayanta Durgapur, West Bengal, India; Mater Children’s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
ISBN 9789350253861
Speciality Pediatrics
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/11218
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2011
Pages 538
Book Type Professional


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