Category: Pediatrics

Febrile Seizures by Tallie Z. Baram, Shlomo Shinnar

By Tallie Z. Baram, Shlomo Shinnar

Febrile Seizures is written by way of the main energetic researchers and clinicians in epilepsy learn at the present time. This booklet offers the newest advancements during this box in addition to the present country of data within the following: * New imaging instruments and rising info, visualizing results of febrile seizures at the mind * New genetic methodologies * using animal versions to allow medical research of the electrophysiology and molecular biology of the seizure. Key good points * First e-book on febrile seizures in over two decades! * huge spectrum of techniques, from genetic and epidemiological to bench learn utilizing animal types and in vitro single-cell patch-clamp equipment * entire replace of the subject, written by means of international leaders within the box * Novel and newly found details in response to up-to the minute equipment * attractive type, obtainable to the clinician, researcher, and trained mum or dad

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Pediatric Secrets by Vijay P. Makhija

By Vijay P. Makhija

This computing device reference involves 121 case experiences of either universal and infrequent stipulations that could be encountered in paediatric perform. each one case comprises a number of scientific pictures, a chain of questions on the topic of the image(s), after which deals a entire assessment of the situation, in addition to applicable prognosis and remedy of the matter. Pediatric secrets and techniques comprises 224 scientific, color pictures, in addition to an ancillary DVD illustrating cutaneous antagonistic drug reactions.

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Laparoscopy in Children by Professor Dr. Felix Schier (auth.)

By Professor Dr. Felix Schier (auth.)

Most surgeons are acquainted with the options of laparoscopic surgical procedure, in spite of the fact that, in youngsters there are diversifications in measurement and technical appraoch. The ebook describes the diversities and attribute features of laparoscopy in young children. The emphasis is on little textual content and various drawings. Technical directions are given on tips on how to practice laparoscopy thoroughly even in babies. the main common symptoms for laparoscopy in young ones are awarded and mentioned. the purpose of the booklet is to supply surgeons with the information to increase their services in grownup laparoscopy to children.

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Lippincott Manual of Nursing Practice Pocket Guide: by Springhouse

By Springhouse

Designed for fast, effortless point-of-care reference, this spiralbound pocket advisor covers each point of pediatric nursing in a concise structure that's full of bulleted evidence, tables, and illustrations. 5 tabbed, distinctively coloured sections hide Disorders, Diagnostic checks, remedies, Procedures, and Clinical Tools resembling development and improvement evaluate parameters, developmental milestones, drug calculations, infusion remedy guidance, immunization schedules, and weight and temperature conversions. issues in every one part are prepared alphabetically and keep on with a constant layout. ordinary icons spotlight key issues equivalent to life-threatening issues, interdisciplinary care, sufferer instructing issues, and colour illustrations of pathophysiology.

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Handbook of Endocrine Investigations in Children by I. A. Hughes

By I. A. Hughes

Guide of Endocrine Investigations in youngsters serves as a consultant to normal pediatricians within the research of formative years problems. This ebook discusses the common availability of commercially ready progress hormone through recombinant DNA expertise. equipped into 8 chapters, this e-book starts with an summary of the final rules of endocrine checking out in kids. this article then explores the anterior pituitary gland, which secretes a number of hormones, together with progress hormones, thyroid stimulating hormone, adrenocorticotrophin, prolactin, luteinizing hormone, and follicle-stimulating hormone. different chapters examine the thyroid functionality, that's divided into thyroid profile and definitive assessments. This publication discusses in addition the investigations required to figure out the explanations of hypo-or hypercalcemia linked to both parathyroid disorder or disordered diet D metabolism. the ultimate bankruptcy bargains with the aptitude software of the equipment of molecular biology to the learn of endocrine illnesses in little ones. This booklet is a worthy source for common pediatricians, pediatric endocrinologists, and endocrinologists.

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Treating Traumatized Children: A Casebook of Evidence-Based by Brian Allen PsyD, Mindy Kronenberg PhD

By Brian Allen PsyD, Mindy Kronenberg PhD

Featuring vast case stories, this quantity presents a special window into implementation of evidence-based remedies in real-world group settings. skilled therapists illustrate using 3 powerful remedies for traumatized young children and their caregivers: trauma-focused cognitive-behavioral remedy (TF-CBT), child-parent psychotherapy (CPP), and parent-child interplay treatment (PCIT). protecting the total means of review and intervention, the situations spotlight how one can preserve remedy constancy whereas addressing complicated medical demanding situations with various consumers. specialists within the respective remedy versions provide instructive commentaries on the finish of every case. The publication additionally presents a concise advent to every version, together with its theoretical underpinnings, empirical help, and applications.

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Caring for Children and Families by Ian Peate, Lisa Whiting

By Ian Peate, Lisa Whiting

This article will support scholars comprehend primary facets of scientific perform with the intention to supply secure and potent care to young children and their households in numerous events. whilst in scientific perform, scholars might locate themselves being supervised from a distance, and as such, this article is going to aid the scholar after they locate themselves in various settings to aid their integration of idea and perform. The reader will strengthen their paediatric being concerned talents with a legitimate wisdom base, with a view to underpin the secure and powerful supply of care. * hassle-free writing kind * Contributions from specialist paediatric educational employees and expert clinicians * one of many few books that care for scientific perform in particular relating to, and addressing the desires of kids in a person pleasant demeanour.

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Holistic Perspectives on Trauma: Implications for Social by Lisa Albers Prock

By Lisa Albers Prock

Children with a background of vital overlook and/or actual, sexual, and/or emotional abuse are at better danger for constructing long term emotional, behavioral, and psychological future health matters, that have implications prior formative years and into maturity. Early trauma affects members’ healthiness in ways in which succeed in a long way prior the most obvious and quick harm. It correlates with greater incidences of varied psychological future health problems, it could possibly modify mind constructions, and it will probably make members extra prone to quite a few illnesses, together with melanoma, cardiovascular issues, fibromyalgia, and diabetes, between others.

The examine amassed during this compendium deals important guideposts to pros throughout a large spectrum of disciplines. It offers a origin for ongoing learn into this quarter of analysis, that's so important for the wellbeing and fitness of our youngsters and their futures.

Understanding the long term results of youth trauma is now necessary to the day-by-day medical perform of pros from many fields, together with educators, social staff, psychological future health execs, relations and substance abuse counselors, police, caregivers, and felony justice provider services. the limits among social staff and different execs are blurred or nonexistent. This insightful ebook offers a nuanced examine the results of early life trauma and offers a better figuring out to assist construct more beneficial cross-disciplinary intervention strategies.

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Deja Review: Pediatrics by Brooke Davey

By Brooke Davey

Deja overview - have in mind what you recognize! With Deja assessment, reminiscence retention is number 1. No different scientific overview bargains the last-minute examine instruments you want to cram correct ahead of the examination. "I would certainly suggest this booklet to my classmates. I particularly imagine it might be beneficial simply ahead of taking the try -- to study info realized in the course of the clerkship." -- Alison B. Santopolo, Weill Cornell scientific university, type of 2010 "The power of this type is that it lends itself good to very excessive yield learning, in particular solid for learning in the course of brief breaks in the course of the day. i assumed it was once a really whole overview, hitting at the so much high-yield topics." -- Stacy Cooper, Pediatric Resident, SUNY Upstate, type of 2008 Get the aggressive area you wish for the USMLE Step 2, with the confirmed Deja assessment quiz-yourself strategy. built by means of McGraw-Hill, writer of the 1st relief sequence, together with Naheedy and Orringer, the Deja evaluate procedure is bound to assist you with final minute retention of key evidence correct ahead of the examination. Why the Deja evaluation procedure? Deja evaluation is helping you bear in mind very important evidence you recognize. With Deja Review's quick-hit Q&A structure, questions and solutions look side-by-side delivering a quick technique to verify your strengths and weaknesses. easily hide the solutions to check your self or depart the solutions uncovered to soak up details correct ahead of the examination. here is why Deja assessment is an unbeatable quickly assessment: a visible structure designed for studying - 2 column layout with side-by-side questions and solutions in basic terms right solutions are supplied - so fallacious solutions cannot stick on your brain on examination day High-yield USMLE necessities are coated medical vignettes to arrange you for instances you will see at the examination Written by way of scholars who simply aced the examination

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