Pediatric Manual Medicine Book

Pediatric Manual Medicine

  • Author : Jane E. Carreiro
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2009-03
  • Genre: Children
  • Pages : 380
  • ISBN 10 : 9780702042751

Pediatric Manual Medicine Excerpt :

Whilst Carreiro s other title, An Osteopathic Approach to Children, covers the theory on pediatric medicine from an osteopathic perspective exploring conditions and diseases of childhood, and the rational for osteopathic treatment, this new book deals with the practical methods to treating children and infants with osteopathic techniques. She includes background on NMT for children and infants. The text refers to all areas including fascias, ligaments, muscles and bones covering all techniques with regard to osteopathic treatment, including techniques such as BLT, a ligamentous technique, counterstrain using muscles, myofascial trigger points, myofascial realease, myofascial unwinding, etc.Covers practical methods to treating children and infants with osteopatic techniques.Includes NMT for children and infants.Comprehensive, referring to all areas, including the fascia.Elaborately illustrated with many drawings and photographs.Includes dissections showing anatomical changes during growth.Treatment covers different age groups.The perfect companion to Carreiro's first book: An Osteopathic Approach to Children.

An Osteopathic Approach to Children Book

An Osteopathic Approach to Children

  • Author : Jane Elizabeth Carreiro
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2009-02-17
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 310
  • ISBN 10 : 9781455740987

An Osteopathic Approach to Children Excerpt :

An Osteopathic Approach to Children presents a comprehensive general overview of pediatric medicine from an osteopathic perspective. The book is divided into two main parts. The first part discusses the normal development, physiology and anatomy of the body systems from birth to adulthood. The second part explores the conditions and diseases of childhood and outlines the rationale for osteopathic treatment for each disorder. Also, it presents clinical problems from the perspective of the interrelatedness of structure and function. This unique approach will make it an invaluable source of reference for all those interested in using an osteopathic approach to the treatment of children in their care. 2 new chapters, with new photographs. Fully updated and expanded of current chapters.

Manual of Pediatric Therapeutics Book

Manual of Pediatric Therapeutics

  • Author : John W. Graef
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 742
  • ISBN 10 : 0781771668

Manual of Pediatric Therapeutics Excerpt :

Thoroughly updated for its Seventh Edition, this practical quick-reference manual presents authoritative patient management guidelines based on the extensive clinical experience at The Children's Hospital in Boston. Coverage includes normal newborn, well-child, and adolescent care, acute care, disorders of each organ system, behavioral disorders, and management of the child with developmental disabilities and specialized health care needs. The text includes numerous easy-to-scan tables and a popular "A to Z" drug formulary.

Textbook of Pediatric Osteopathy Book

Textbook of Pediatric Osteopathy

  • Author : Eva Rhea Moeckel
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2008-03-07
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 516
  • ISBN 10 : 9780443068645

Textbook of Pediatric Osteopathy Excerpt :

This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. It is a special challenge to treat children with osteopathy. You can find everything you need to know about it in this detailed and practice oriented manual. Written by an experienced, international team of authors, it covers the whole spectrum of paediatric osteopathy- from new born to teenager.

Clinical Manual of Fever in Children Book

Clinical Manual of Fever in Children

  • Author : A. Sahib El-Radhi
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-01-01
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 315
  • ISBN 10 : 9783319923369

Clinical Manual of Fever in Children Excerpt :

This book discusses the latest scientific evidence related to fever and presents the principles of clinical practice, covering different types of fever and its possible complications. The book adopts a clearly defined, practical and effective approach to the management of fever, helping the clinician improve the care for the febrile child. The reader will learn about the guidelines on antipyretics and their side-effects and differential diagnoses, with problem-setting and solving as a case presentation.The second edition of this well-received book has been fully updated to include exciting new information of the pathogenesis of fever, including functions of interleukin and all the latest guidelines from NICE and Cochrane Library, as well as all the most up-to-date information and guidelines on febrile seizures. This reader-friendly reference on the disorders of body temperature in children covers the entire spectrum of subjects related to fever. It gives an overview of the best treatment options in order to achieve the best results. Containing a core message at the start of each chapter and with and a reader-friendly format this is an indispensable guide for paediatricians, family doctors and other professionals who are regularly consulted because of febrile children.

Manual of Pediatric Neurology Book

Manual of Pediatric Neurology

  • Author : Pedro Weisleder
  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release Date : 2012-06-26
  • Genre: Neurology
  • Pages : 256
  • ISBN 10 : 9789814434591

Manual of Pediatric Neurology Excerpt :

"Manual of Pediatric Neurology" is an easy-to-read and easy-to-access text based on clinical scenarios. The book comprises a collection of chapters that address frequently encountered conditions in all clinical settings. These include the management of seizures in the emergency department, treatment of epilepsy in the outpatient setting, acute and chronic management of headaches, tic disorder, neuromuscular illnesses, CNS infections, and many more. Emphasis is placed on signs and symptoms, diagnostic tests as needed, as well as practical advice on treatment. The book's matter also covers topics tangentially related to child neurology such as syncope and ventriculo-peritoneal shunt failure. Emerging and rapidly changing topics in child neurology such as neonatal neurology and the management of stroke in children are also addressed. One chapter is devoted to the care of child neurology patients at the end of life. Sample Chapter(s) Chapter 1: Diagnosis and Classification of Seizures and Epilepsy Syndromes (4,584 KB) Contents: Diagnosis and Classification of Seizures and Epilepsy Syndromes "(Jorge Vidaurre and Anup Patel)"Treatment of Seizures and Epilepsy Syndromes "(Anup Patel and Jorge Vidaurre)"Generalized Convulsive Status Epilepticus "(Jorge Vidaurre and Anup Patel)"Management of Seizures in the Emergency Department "(Kimberly Scansen)"Headaches in Children and Adolescents "(Ann Pakalnis)"Management of Headaches in the Emergency Department "(Rachel Smitek and Emile El-Shammaa)"Autism Spectrum Disorders "(Emily de los Reyes)"Neurodevelopmental Disorders "(Emily de los Reyes)"Duchene Muscular Dystrophy "(C Y Tsao)"Spinal Muscular Atrophy "(C Y Tsao)"Myasthenia Gravis "(C Y Tsao)"Inherited Neuropathies "(Gloria Galloway)"Acquired Neuropathies "(Gloria Galloway)"Pediatric Stroke "(Warren Lo)"Neurocutaneous Syndromes "(Monica Islam and E Steve Roach)"Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension "(Shawn Aylward)"Syncope "(Shane F Tsai, Jack R Stines and Timothy M Hoffman)"Cent

Manual Therapy in Children Book

Manual Therapy in Children

  • Author : Heiner Biedermann
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 356
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015054439099

Manual Therapy in Children Excerpt :

Manual Therapy in Children presents a comprehensive conceptual approach to the subject of manual therapy for children of different ages. This approach considers the relationship between the neuromusculoskeletal structure and function at different stages of development and places strong emphasis on the prevention of problems as the child develops as well as on their safe and effective treatment and management. Presents a fresh, evidence-based approach to the management of a wide range of pediatric problems Features approximately 250 high quality illustrations that clarify key points The Basics summarizes essential theoretical information such as anatomy and physiology, neuromotor development of the first 5 years - crawling to walking, and surface anatomy Clinical Insights looks at issues which may affect the neuromotor development of the child and offers management approaches including birthing interventions, birth trauma, differential diagnosis of central and peripheral neurological disorders, and asymmetry Practical Aspects of Manual Therapy in Children includes advice on communicating with parents and children; guidance for examination and treatment; and considerations for treating different joints and spinal regions Radiology in Manual Therapy describes the functional radiology of the spine in the young child and how to take, interpret, and document radiographs in infants and young children. Making Sense of It All outlines the clinical picture including functional disorders (such as KiSS syndrome), neurological and biomechanical disorders, and the long-term consequences of untreated functional disorders in the first year Other topics include therapy for children with CP, hydrocephalus, radiological monuments of cervical stress, ADD (attention deficit disorder), POS (psycho-organic syndrome), MCD (minimal cerebral damage), and hereditary predisposition

Manual of Tropical Pediatrics Book

Manual of Tropical Pediatrics

  • Author : M. Seear
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2000-06
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 498
  • ISBN 10 : 0521658357

Manual of Tropical Pediatrics Excerpt :

A highly illustrated and practical account of tropical pediatric diseases and their diagnosis and treatment.

Clinical Manual of Emergency Pediatrics Book

Clinical Manual of Emergency Pediatrics

  • Author : Ellen F. Crain
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 332
  • ISBN 10 : 0071377506

Clinical Manual of Emergency Pediatrics Excerpt :

Now available in a compact 4" x 7" format, this portable reference covers the management of emergency conditions seen in pediatric patients. The Fourth Edition includes new sections on pediatric emergency radiology and sports injuries, plus expanded material on infectious diseases and environmental emergencies.. . "very well written. . . more complete than traditional pocket books.". -Pediatric Emergency Care Review-review of the previous edition.

Pediatric Diagnostic Medicine Book

Pediatric Diagnostic Medicine

  • Author : Andrew White
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2021-06-09
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 312
  • ISBN 10 : 9781975159498

Pediatric Diagnostic Medicine Excerpt :

Using a practical, case-based presentation, Pediatric Diagnostic Medicine helps you develop diagnostic skills, gain further knowledge through interesting cases, and improve critical thinking to reach a correct diagnosis. Dr. Andrew J. White, vice chair of education and director of the residency program at Washington University in St. Louis, presents dozens of real-world cases highlighted by full-color photographs. This unique case collection is an invaluable resource for pediatricians, residents, hospitalists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and anyone who provides care to children.

Cranial Osteopathy for Infants  Children and Adolescents Book

Cranial Osteopathy for Infants Children and Adolescents

  • Author : Nicette Sergueef
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2007-10-12
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 334
  • ISBN 10 : 9780443103520

Cranial Osteopathy for Infants Children and Adolescents Excerpt :

This is a practical 'how to' handbook for osteopathic students and practitioners. The approach is based upon cranial osteopathic principles and provides the application of indirect, functional osteopathic manipulative methods for treating infants and children. Fundamental information about the diagnosis of somatic dysfunction and application of treatment is presented in a clear, straightforward style and illustrated by extensive line drawings and photographs. . A practical 'how to' manual for students and practitioners of osteopathy . Line drawings and photographs clearly illustrate the application of the manipulative methods of treatment

Manual of Pediatric Nephrology Book

Manual of Pediatric Nephrology

  • Author : Kishore D. Phadke
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-12-13
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 630
  • ISBN 10 : 9783642124839

Manual of Pediatric Nephrology Excerpt :

This manual will meet the everyday needs of the wide range of medical professionals who play a role in the treatment of children referred to hospital because of renal disease. It is an easy-to-use, portable guide that will assist pediatricians, residents, and trainees in making prompt first-level management decisions. It will also prove invaluable for the adult nephrologists who care for children in many developing countries, and will serve as a teaching guide for experts when training non-subspecialists. Individual sections are devoted to the evaluation of renal disease; fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base disorders; glomerular diseases; tubular disorders; congenital, inherited, and urological disorders; consequences of renal disease; and miscellaneous topics. The text is in a bulleted format with tables and algorithms wherever possible, making it straightforward and easy to read. An appendix includes further important information such as normal values, drug dosages, and drug nephrotoxicity.

The Hospital for Sick Children Manual of Pediatric Trauma Book

The Hospital for Sick Children Manual of Pediatric Trauma

  • Author : Angelo Mikrogianakis
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2007-09-01
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 320
  • ISBN 10 : 0781778166

The Hospital for Sick Children Manual of Pediatric Trauma Excerpt :

Written by physicians from Toronto's internationally renowned Hospital for Sick Children, this manual presents practical, evidence-based guidelines on the evaluation and management of a wide range of traumatic injuries in children. The authors' recommendations are based on their extensive clinical experience and reviews of the most recent literature, and presented in a concise, accessible format. Chapters are written in bulleted outline format and include boxed and highlighted "Trauma Pearls," as well as detailed and up-to-date algorithms and flow charts. Numerous illustrations and tables help the reader understand key points. Extensive reading lists appear at the end of each chapter.

Integrative Pediatrics Book

Integrative Pediatrics

  • Author : Hilary McClafferty
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-02-24
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 434
  • ISBN 10 : 9781315353944

Integrative Pediatrics Excerpt :

Pediatric integrative medicine is a rapidly evolving field with great potential to improve the quality of preventive health in children and expand treatment options for children living with chronic disease. Many families actively use integrative therapies making familiarity with the field essential for clinicians working with pediatrics patients. This book provides a clear, evidence-based overview of the field. Foundations of pediatric health are covered with a goal of reviewing classic information and introducing emerging research in areas such as nutrition science, physical activity and mind-body therapies. Complementary medicine therapies are reviewed with an eye to expanding the conventionally trained clinician’s awareness about traditional healing approaches. Clinical applications explored include: Allergy Asthma Mental health IBS Bullying Obesity Environmental health ADHD Autism The book provides an excellent introduction to a relatively young field and will help the reader understand the scope of current evidence for integrative therapies in children and how to introduce integrative concepts into clinical practice. Integrative Pediatrics is a refreshing must-read for all students and health professionals focused on pediatrics, especially those new to the field or studying at graduate level.

Clinician s Manual of Pediatric Nephrology Book

Clinician s Manual of Pediatric Nephrology

  • Author : Deepa H. Chand
  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 791
  • ISBN 10 : 9789814317870

Clinician s Manual of Pediatric Nephrology Excerpt :

This handbook provides the fundamental information required to make good clinical assessments and management decisions in children with renal disorders. It includes topics that range from general pediatric nephrology disorders encountered by primary care physicians to more complex renal disorders managed by pediatric nephrologists. Common pediatric renal conditions including glomerular and tubular disorders, hypertension, and urologic conditions are addressed. Current topics such as neonatal disorders, chronic kidney disease, and transplantation are also covered. In addition, illustrations, algorithms and tables are utilized to highlight teaching points.