Managing Infectious Diseases in Child Care and Schools

A Quick Reference Guide

Author: Susan S. Aronson,Timothy R. Shope, M.D.

Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics

ISBN: 9781610020503

Category: Medical

Page: 247

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This award-winning guide provides child care directors, teachers, and caregivers with essentialinformation on the prevention and management of infectious diseases in group care settings. The newlyrevised and updated fourth edition is aligned with the most recent version of the premier AAP sourceof information on infectious diseases, Red Book(r). The robust section of more than 50 quick-referencefact sheets on common infectious diseases and symptoms has been expanded to include new sheets onClostridium difficile (or C diff ), Norovirus, and Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA and MSSA). Additionally, the sample letters and forms section offers new and updated documents on pressingtopics, including a Refusal to Vaccinate form. As always, the guide is easy to use, providing clear, authoritative guidance on limiting the spread of infection."

Managing Infectious Diseases in Child Care and Schools

A Quick Reference Guide

Author: Timothy R. Shope,Susan S. Aronson

Publisher: Amer Academy of Pediatrics

ISBN: 9781581107654

Category: Medical

Page: 251

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Completely revised and updated to reflect the latest guidance and recommendations, the new third edition of this award-winning quick reference guide provides the latest information on the prevention and management of infectious diseases. Presented in an easy-to-use format, this 'must-have' guide provides: Content from AAP's premier source of information on infectious diseases, the "Red Book"Quick reference fact sheets on more than 50 common infectious diseases and symptoms that occur in children in group settingsEasy-to-read explanations on how infectious diseases spreadStrategies for limiting the spread of infectionWhen exclusion is indicated and not indicatedGuidance about which situations require immediate helpImmunization schedulesReady-to-use sample letters and forms for parents or referrals

Managing Infectious Diseases in Child Care and Schools

A Quick Reference Guide

Author: Susan S. Aronson,Timothy R. Shope

Publisher: Amer Academy of Pediatrics

ISBN: 9781581102666

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 195

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New 2nd Edition! Award-winning quick reference provides the latest information on the prevention and management of infectious diseases.

Red Book 2018

Report of the Committee on Infectious Diseases

Author: David W. Kimberlin,Mary Anne Jackson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781610021463

Category:

Page: 1200

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The AAP's authoritative guide on preventing, recognizing, and treating more than 200 childhood infectious diseases. Developed by the AAP's Committee on Infectious Diseases as well as the expertise of the CDC, the FDA, and hundreds of physician contributors.

Caring for Our Children

National Health and Safety Performance Standards: Guidelines for Early Care and Early Education Programs

Author: American Academy of Pediatrics,American Public Health Association

Publisher: Amer Academy of Pediatrics

ISBN: 9781581104837

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 500

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The new 3rd edition contains updated guidelines on the development and evaluation of the health and safety of children in all types of early care and education settings - centers and family child care homes. Features 10 chapters of 686 standards and 39 appendicesTotal of 58 new standards and 15 new appendicesNew and revised standards in all areasEasy-to-read 2-column format Key areas of change includeUse of early childhood mental health consultants and early education consultantsMonitoring children's development and obtaining consent for screeningPositive behavior managementLimiting screen timePromoting physical activitySwaddlingHealthy eatingEncouraging breastfeedingHand sanitizersSun safety and sunscreenIntegrated pest managementInfluenza controlEnvironmentally friendly settings and use of least toxic products Updated and new appendices includingCreating plan for children with special health care needsHelmet safetyHelping children in foster care make successful transitionsMedication administration formsA poster on encouraging breastfeeding in early care and education programsAuthorization for emergency medical/dental careHealthier eating as shown in the USDA "MyPlate," which replaces "MyPyramid" to support healthier food choices

Developing and Administering a Child Care and Education Program

Author: Dorothy Sciarra,Anne Dorsey,Ellen Lynch,Shauna Adams

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1111833389

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 464

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This text is used primarily at the community college level, but also in 4-year institutions, for the ECE Administration course. This text was written primarily for students of early childhood education whether or not they plan to enter the administrative aspects of the field. The text is a rich source of updated information for practicing directors. Readers are introduced to a total range of administrative demands in different types of early childhood education centers. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Red Book Atlas of Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Author: American Academy of Pediatrics

Publisher: Amer Academy of Pediatrics

ISBN: 9781581107531

Category: Medical

Page: 675

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Based on key content from the American Academy of Pediatric's Red Book®, the new Red Book Atlas, 2nd editon provides essential information and recommendations for diagnosing and treating more than 100 pediatric conditions. Look here for all the essentials on everything from actinomycosis to amebiasis to anthrax; hepatitis to herpes to hookworm; tuberculosis to tularemia to typhus. It streamlines disease recognition and clinical decision-making with more than 800 full-color images adjacent to concise diagnostic and treatment guidelines. Includes 300 new images! 27 new chapters include: Astrovirus Bacillus cereus Blastocystis hominis Burkholderia Human Calicivirus Chlamydophila pneumonia Chlamydophilia psittaci Clostridium perfringens Coronavirus Cryptococcus neoformans Infections (Cryptococcosis) Cryptosporidiosis Dengue Fusobacterium Infections Hepatitis D Hepatitis E Human Herpesvirus 8 Legionella Human Metapneumovirus Infections Microsporidia Infections Parasitic Diseases Prion Diseases Q Fever Rickettsial Diseases Other Tapeworm Infections (including Hydatid Diseases) Other Vibrio Infections Essential information on each condition is presented in the precise sequence needed in the clinical setting: Clinical manifestations Etiology Epidemiology Incubation period Diagnostic tests Treatment

Moffet's Pediatric Infectious Diseases

A Problem-Oriented Approach

Author: Randall Fisher,Thomas G. Boyce,Armando G. Correa

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1496367448

Category: Medical

Page: 728

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Staying true to the unique, problem-oriented approach of Dr. Hugh Moffet’s previous editions, the fifth edition of Moffet’s Pediatric Infectious Diseases walks the reader step by step through diagnosis and management using a signs and symptoms approach. This patient-oriented structure leads to a logical development of a differential diagnosis and evaluation and treatment plan, offering clear steps to confirm the diagnosis and provide appropriate therapy.

Immunizations And Infectious Diseases

An Informed Parent's Guide

Author: Margaret C. Fisher, M.D.

Publisher: Amer Academy of Pediatrics

ISBN: 9781581101393

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 447

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Provides advice on the prevention and treatment of infectious diseases in children, including everyday prevention methods, recommended immunizations, and the appropriate use of antibiotics and other medicines.

Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases E-Book

Author: Sarah S. Long,Charles G. Prober,Marc Fischer

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323461328

Category: Medical

Page: 1714

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Comprehensive in scope, yet concise and easy to manage, Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 5th Edition, by Drs. Sarah Long, Charles Prober, and Marc Fischer, is your go-to resource for authoritative information on infectious diseases in children and adolescents. A veritable "who's who" of global authorities provides the practical knowledge you need to understand, diagnose, and manage almost any pediatric infectious disease you may encounter. Features a consistent, easy-access format with high-yield information boxes, highlighted key points, and an abundance of detailed illustrations and at-a-glance tables. Allows quick look-up by clinical presentation, pathogen, or type of host. Includes coverage of the latest vaccine products, recommendations, and effectiveness as well as expanded diagnostics and therapies for autoinflammatory/periodic fever syndromes. Covers emerging viruses such as Zika, Ebola, and EV-D68, as well as infectious risks of immunomodulating drugs and expanding antimicrobial resistance patterns. Discusses expanding antimicrobial resistance patterns and new therapies for viral and fungal infections and resistant bacterial infections.

Oski's Pediatrics

Principles & Practice

Author: Julia A. McMillan,Ralph D. Feigin,Catherine DeAngelis,M. Douglas Jones

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781738941

Category: Medical

Page: 2808

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A comprehensive guide to the current practice of pediatric care, this updated edition includes new chapters on complementary and alternative medicine, genetics in primary care, and updated chapters regarding infant and child behavior and development.

Red Book

2003 Report of the Committee on Infectious Diseases

Author: American Academy of Pediatrics. Committee on Infectious Diseases

Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics

ISBN: 9781581100952

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 927

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The 2003 Red Book, 26th Edition advances the Red Book's mission for the 21st century, with the most current information on clinical manifestations, etiology, epidemiology, diagnosis, and treatment of more than 200 childhood infectious diseases. Developed with the assistance and advice of hundreds of physician contributors from across the country, the new edition contains a host of significant revisions, updates, and additions to its authoritative content. Includes active and passive immunization, recommendations for care of children in special circumstances, summaries of infectious diseases, antimicrobial agents and related therapy, antimicrobial prophylaxis, and useful appendices.

Quick Reference Guide to Pediatric Care

Author: Deepak M. Kamat

Publisher: Quick Reference Guide

ISBN: 9781610021111

Category: Medical

Page: 1248

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Significantly revised and updated, the second edition of this popular quick reference guide provides information and advice on 190 areas of current pediatric care everything from abdominal pain and ADHD, to herpes infections and headache to weight loss and wheezing. This indispensable resource delivers practical, action-oriented clinical solutions for healthcare professionals to use during or between patient encounters. Authoritative content is presented in a concise outline format that helps speed and simplify decision-making. Regardless of the patient presentation you're confronted with, you'll have quick access to the help you need to Efficiently evaluate signs and symptoms. Order the right screening/diagnostic tests. Implement approved therapeutic strategies. Prescribe safe and effective medications Recommend proven prevention measures. Confidently respond to parent questions. 35 new chapters including Anxiety Ataxia Coagulation disorders Cyanosis Drug interactions and adverse effects Fetal alcohol syndrome Fragile X syndrome Hemangiomas Hypocalcemia, hypercalcemia, and hypercalcuria Inflammatory bowel disease Klinefelter syndrome Learning disorders Metabolic disorders beyond the newborn period Munchausen syndrome by proxy: medical child abuse Pancreatitis Papulosquamous disease Pierre-Robin syndrome Prader-Willi syndrome Turner syndrome and Noonan syndrome And more...

Preparticipation Physical Evaluation

Author: N.A

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

ISBN: 9780071446365

Category: Medical

Page: 98

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More than 12 million preparticipation exams (PPE) are conducted yearly in the USA, most schools require a PPE for athletic clearance, and the PPE form is the gold standard for conducting the exams. Featuring an expert panel of six leading medical societies as authors, this improved and expanded edition includes new full-color diagrams, new chapters on disabled athletes, and a more detailed physical examination section.

Pediatric Dermatology

A Quick Reference Guide

Author: Anthony Mancini

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781610020206

Category:

Page: 647

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This bestselling quick reference guide provides practical and concise guidance on the recognition and treatment of more than 100 pediatric and adolescent skin conditions. Includes more than 300 full color images (79 new) that aid in accurate visual diagnosis!13 new chapters!Acrodermatitis EnteropathicaAplasia Cutis CongenitaDermoid CystsEpidermal NeviErythema NodosumHenoch Schonlein PurpuraJuvenile Plantar DermatosisKwashiorkorLangerhans Cell HistiocytosisPigmentary Mosaicism HyperpigmentedPigmentary Mosaicism HypopigmentedPityriasis LichenoidesPolymorphous Light EruptionNew section on Nutritional Dermatoses79 New full-color photosAll chapters updated and revised "

Healthy Young Children

A Manual for Programs

Author: Susan S. Aronson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781928896821

Category: Child care

Page: 244

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"Now in its fifth edition, Healthy Young Children has been used in hundreds of early childhood settings to promote the health, nutrition, and safety of children, staff members, and families. This edition contains a new chapter on promoting children's health through physical activity. Also included are updated standards, procedures, and resources, including sample forms, letters, and checklists. This manual is an invaluable resource for program directors, consultants working with early childhood programs, teacher educators, professional development staff, and other concerned about keeping children and adults safe and healthy" -- back cover

Pediatric Pulmonology, Asthma, and Sleep Medicine

A Quick Reference Guide

Author: AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS SECTION ON PEDIATRIC PULMONOLOGY AND SLEEP MEDICINE.

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781610021425

Category: Medical

Page: 890

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Obtain practice-focused guidance on the diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of the most commonly-encountered respiratory conditions. The concise template with bullets, algorithms, tables, and figures makes it easy to diagnose illnesses and carry out the most appropriate treatment.

Berkowitz's Pediatrics

A Primary Care Approach

Author: Carol D. Berkowitz

Publisher: Amer Academy of Pediatrics

ISBN: 9781581106350

Category: Medical

Page: 977

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Synopsis: This is an outstanding book...No other book that I know of is so useful. Doody's review of 3rd edition the new 4th edition of Berkowitz's Pediatrics: A Primary Care Approach is custom-built for efficient primary care problem- solving. It provides concise, practice-oriented guidance on all the most common issues -- both clinical and psychosocial -- you're likely to encounter. Here's hands-on help on topics ranging from temper tantrums and thumb-sucking to childhood cancer, kidney disease, and diabetes. Each clinical chapter reviews pertinent epidemiology and pathophysiology, then g

Foodborne Disease Outbreaks

Guidelines for Investigation and Control

Author: World Health Organization

Publisher: World Health Organization

ISBN: 9241547227

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 146

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"These guidelines have been written for public health practitioners, food and health inspectors, district and national medical officers, laboratory personnel and others who may undertake or participate in the investigation and control of foodborne disease outbreaks."--P. 4 of cover.