Hospital for Sick Children, The - SickKids®: Handbook of Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Hospital for Sick Children, The - SickKids®: Handbook of Pediatric Emergency Medicine
2008 © Jones and Bartlett Publishers
Amina Lalani MD, FRCPC, (PEM); Suzan Schneeweiss MD, MEd, FRCPC
ISBN-10: 0-7637-5049-2 / ISBN-13: 978-0-7637-5049-7
Pediatrics, Emergency/Critical Care, Nursing

Description

Written by top pediatricians from the world-famous Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada, this handbook encapsulates 68 chapters covering assessment and management of emergency pediatric illness and injury. This book will allow the reader to rapidly access key topics in emergency medicine, with up-to-date evidence based management.

This Handbook is intended as a tool that can be used at the bedside, covering both resuscitation and major medical emergencies, surgical problems, and minor procedures in the emergency setting. It's an excellent resource for both the office practitioner and emergency physician caring for the acutely ill child. Information is presented in easy to read concise bulleted format with use of tables and illustrations. The Hospital for Sick Children Handbook of Pediatric Emergency Medicine is the absolute must-have resource for every pediatric caregiver.

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