Schwartz's Clinical Handbook of Pediatrics

Author: Leslie J. Raffini

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1608315789

Category: Medical

Page: 984

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Organized by chief complaint, this comprehensive, pocket-sized handbook for medical students and early residents covers the diagnosis and management of more than 80 common problems found in children, focusing on symptoms, differential diagnosis, laboratory assessment, and various treatment options for each problem. Customers & reviewers note that the major strengths of this book are its readability and ease of use. It contains the perfect amount of detail and emphasizes high-yield topics that appear on end-of-rotation and in-service exams and really helps direct one's thinking process.

Tarascon Pediatric Outpatient Pocketbook

Author: Stephanie L. D'Augustine,Todd J. Flosi

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449636403

Category: Medical

Page: 311

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The altogether new Tarascon Pediatric Outpatient Pocketbook is the essential quick clinical reference for the busy outpatient pediatrician, family physician, or student/resident on a pediatric clinic rotation. Written by two Stanford-trained pediatricians, this guide includes the latest and most authoritative clinical practice guidelines and is packed with easy-to-understand algorithms, tables, charts, and lists. Covering newborns through adolescents, the meticulously referenced Tarascon Pediatric Outpatient Pocketbook puts the most important but hardest-to-remember facts, treatment options, p

Textbook of Physical Diagnosis E-Book

History and Examination

Author: Mark H. Swartz

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323225071

Category: Medical

Page: 848

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Derive the maximum diagnostic information from interviewing and examining patients with Textbook of Physical Diagnosis. Employing a compassionate, humanistic approach, Dr. Swartz explores how cultural differences can influence communication, diet, family relationships, and health practices and beliefs, and demonstrates that your interpersonal awareness is just as essential in physical diagnosis as your level of technical skill. This medical reference book features numerous high-quality color images, an easy-to-use design, and detailed descriptions of exam techniques, making it an essential guide for physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants. Consult this title on your favorite e-reader, conduct rapid searches, and adjust font sizes for optimal readability. Learn about special considerations related to patient’s unique situations, such as cultural differences, nutritional status, and overall health, which may affect your approach to their treatment. Understand the causes of the symptoms you encounter with Pathophysiology explanations. Easily review illustrated components with abundant color photographs capturing the true appearance of various diseases. Access coverage of complementary and alternative medicine so you can be alerted to the clinical implications of these increasingly popular modalities. Communicate effectively in Spanish. An appendix on the examination of Spanish-speaking patients provides translations for commonly used medical phrases and questions. Provide the best medical care through the art of interviewing and physical examination with the most recent coverage of relevant physical diagnosis standards and tests, as well as detailed discussions of key exam techniques. View examination techniques and clinical presentations more clearly than ever before with help from high-quality color images, over 900 photographs, and line art supplementing the detailed text. Stream more than 3 hours of in-depth video at Student Consult.

American Academy of Pediatrics Textbook of Pediatric Care

Author: Thomas K. McInerny,Jane Meschan Foy,Henry M. Adam

Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics

ISBN: 9781581109665

Category: Medical

Page: 3000

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A full-colour textbook that spans every aspect of current clinical practice, this edition comprehensively covers screening, pathophysiology, diagnosis, treatment, management, prevention, critical care, practice management, ethical and legal concerns, and directly addresses day-to-day practice concerns for efficient patient problem-solving.

Pediatric Psycho-Oncology

A Quick Reference on the Psychosocial Dimensions of Cancer Symptom Management

Author: Lori Wiener,Anne E. Kazak,American Psychosocial Oncology Society

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0199335117

Category: Medical

Page: 432

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Preceded by: Quick reference for pediatric oncology clinicians / senior editors, Lori S. Wiener, Maryland Pao. c2009.

Oxford American Handbook of Pediatrics

Author: F. Bruder Stapleton

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780195329049

Category: Medical

Page: 1201

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Written by leading American practitioners, the Oxford American Handbooks of Medicine each offer a pocket-sized overview of an entire specialty, featuring instant access to guidance on the conditions that are most likely to be encountered. Precise and prescriptive, the handbooks offer up-to-date advice on examination, investigations, common procedures, and in-patient care. These books will be invaluable resources for residents and students, as well as a useful reference for practitioners. The Oxford American Handbook of Pediatrics is the essential ready reference guide for medical students, residents, and clinicians caring for pediatric patients. Written in a concise, accessible style, the Handbook covers the entire range of acute and chronic problems in children plus genetics, development, and practical procedures. Key topics such as child protection, ethics, communication, and public health issues are also included. Valuable web-based references for specific tools, guidelines, and databases guide the reader to more detailed resources. This is a "must have" resource for all stages of training and in all clinical settings. Why choose the Oxford American Handbook of Pediatrics? The design.... The Handbook uses a unique flexicover design that's durable and practical. Compact, light, and fits in your pocket! Also has quick reference tabs, four-color presentation, and bookmark ribbons to help provide fast answers. The interior layout.... The Handbook is a quick reference in a small, innovative package. With one to two topics per page, it provides easy access and the emergency sections are in red to stand out. Icons throughout aid quick reference. The information.... The Handbook succinctly covers all the essential topics in a one or two-page spread format with colored headings that break up the text and provide a logical structure for readers of all levels. Common clinical questions are answered clearly and extensively. The history.... Oxford University Press is known around the world for excellence, tradition, and innovation. These handbooks are among the best selling in the world. The price.... You get an extremely useful tool at a great value!

The Oxford Handbook of Acculturation and Health

Author: Seth J. Schwartz,Jennifer Unger

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0190215216

Category: Medical

Page: 488

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This handbook is currently in development, with individual articles publishing online in advance of print publication. At this time, we cannot add information about unpublished articles in this handbook, however the table of contents will continue to grow as additional articles pass through the review process and are added to the site. Please note that the online publication date for this handbook is the date that the first article in the title was published online.

Handbook of Pediatric Psychology, Fifth Edition

Author: Michael C. Roberts,Ric G. Steele

Publisher: Guilford Publications

ISBN: 146252978X

Category: Medical

Page: 682

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"Subject Areas/Keywords: adolescents, behavioral health, childhood, children, chronic, conditions, developmental disabilities, diseases, eHealth applications, families, family, health behaviors, health promotion, health psychology, illnesses, integrated healthcare, interventions, medical disorders, pain, pediatric psychology, prevention, primary care, problems, psychological disorders, psychotherapy, schools, Society of Pediatric Psychology, telehealth, treatments DESCRIPTION Thousands of practitioners and students have relied on this handbook, now thoroughly revised, for authoritative information on the links between psychological and medical issues from infancy through adolescence. Sponsored by the Society of Pediatric Psychology, the volume explores psychosocial aspects of specific medical problems, as well as issues in managing developmental and behavioral concerns that are frequently seen in pediatric settings. The book describes best practices in training and service delivery and presents evidence-based approaches to intervention with children and families. All chapters have been rigorously peer reviewed by experts in the field"--

The 5 Minute Pediatric Consult

Author: M. William Schwartz

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 145111656X

Category: Medical

Page: 1113

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The 5 Minute Pediatric Consult provides immediate, practical advice on problems seen in infants, children, and adolescents. More than 450 diseases and conditions are covered in the fast-access two-page outline format that makes The 5-Minute Consult Series titles so popular among busy clinicians. Other features include a Chief Complaints section addressing the workup and treatment of 50 signs and symptoms, plus a medication index, syndromes glossary, surgical glossary, laboratory values, and tables all for quick reference saving you time and helping to treat your patients more efficiently. In this sixth edition, the 5 Minute Pediatric Consult also offers free 30 day access to the 5minuteconsult Pediatric website -- a clinical decision support tool -- that can be accessed by the health care providers to address questions on-the-go via website or mobile. New Features: New topics for this edition include: Amenorrhea, Asberger Syndrome, Dental Trauma, Head banging, Mental Retardation, Narcolepsy, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Separation Anxiety and Social Anxiety Free 30 Day Access to the 5minuteconsult Pediatric Website Includes - More than 450 diseases and conditions to support your patient care decisions Patient education handouts from AAP to help educate your patients Hundreds of Images from Chung's "Visual Diagnosis and Treatment in Pediatrics" and other reputable sources to provide you with quick visual guidance Immunization schedules and charts at your fingertips to save you time from searching Content is optimized for handheld devices so you have access to the content anytime, anywhere Updates to content made on a regular basis to keep you abreast of the latest content Visit 5minuteconsult.com and click on the "go to pediatric consult tab" to learn more about your free access and begin using today!

Lange CURRENT Pediatrics Flashcards

Author: William W. Hay Jr.,Maya Bunik,Meghan Treitz

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071795340

Category: Medical

Page: 464

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LANGE CURRENT Pediatrics Flashcards are a fun, fast way for clincians to review the major diseases and disorders in children. The cards focus on symptoms, means of diagnosis (what tests to order), and treatment. Derived from the bestselling CURRENT Diagnosis & Treatment: Pediatrics, 21e (0-07-177970-1) One side of the card names a disease or disorder and the flip side provides bulletted lists of the symptoms, means of diagnosis, and firstline treatment strategies for that particular disease/disorder The only general pediatrics flashcard review available About the Author William W. Hay, Jr., MD (Denver, CO)is Professor of Pediatrics, Director of the Neonatal Clinical Research Center, Scientific Director of the Perinatal Research Center, University of Colorado.

Handbook of Spine Surgery

Author: Ali A. Baaj,Praveen V. Mummaneni,Juan S. Uribe

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 1626231648

Category: Medical

Page: 544

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Handbook of Spine Surgery, Second Edition, is a completely updated and comprehensive reference that distills the basic principles of contemporary spine surgery. Its coverage of both principles and techniques makes it an excellent refresher before surgery or a valuable daily companion for residents and surgeons caring for patients with spinal disorders. Key Features of the Second Edition: New chapters on adult degenerative deformity, pediatric scoliosis and radiographic principles of deformity Expanded spinal trauma section now includes separate chapters on cervical, thoracolumbar, and sacropelvic injuries Common clinical questions (with answers) at the end of each chapter highlight topics frequently encountered in the operating room and on board exams Easy-to-read bulleted format The second edition of this handbook is the go-to guide for all those involved in spine surgery.

Performing Preventive Services

A Bright Futures Handbook

Author: Susanne Tanski,Lynn C. Garfunkel,Paula M. Duncan,Michael Weitzman

Publisher: Amer Academy of Pediatrics

ISBN: 9781581105223

Category: HEALTH & FITNESS

Page: 196

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Authoritative, evidence-based guidance about the most effective ways to deliver preventive services.

Blueprints Pocket Pediatric ICU

Author: Adam J. Schwarz

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9781405104852

Category: Medical

Page: 212

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Blueprints Pocket Pediatric ICU is designed as a quick read for students on rotation and others who want to know more about the specialty. Pocket-sized and practical, the text covers the clinical topics a student would most likely encounter during an elective rotation and also provides the basic knowledge needed before USMLE Steps 2 and 3 in an organized, easy-to-read outline format. The book also features appendices on opportunities in pediatric critical care, a question and answer review, and suggested additional reading. Blueprints Pocket Pediatric ICU is perfect for medical students. Physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and related health professionals will also find the book valuable.

Clinical Handbook of Pediatrics

Author: M. William Schwartz

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781736497

Category: Medical

Page: 1007

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This is a comprehensive, pocket-sized clinical handbook covering all the information that a medical student would encounter during pediatric clinical rotation. The content is organized by presenting complaint, and each chapter follows the same format--presenting symptoms, differential diagnosis, laboratory assessment, treatments, and suggested readings. The book also includes tables of normal lab values, a comprehensive syndrome glossary, an instructive cardiology lab, a glossary of surgical terms, and a pediatric medication guide.

The Harriet Lane handbook

a manual for pediatric house officers

Author: Peter C. Rowe,Johns Hopkins Hospital. Children's Medical and Surgical Center

Publisher: Mosby Inc

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 375

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Handbook of Attachment, Third Edition

Theory, Research, and Clinical Applications

Author: Jude Cassidy,Phillip R. Shaver

Publisher: Guilford Publications

ISBN: 1462525296

Category: Psychology

Page: 1068

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Widely regarded as the state-of-the-science reference on attachment, this handbook interweaves theory and cutting-edge research with clinical applications. Leading researchers examine the origins and development of attachment theory; present biological and evolutionary perspectives; and explore the role of attachment processes in relationships, including both parent?child and romantic bonds. Implications for mental health and psychotherapy are addressed, with reviews of exemplary attachment-oriented interventions for children and adolescents, adults, couples, and families. Contributors discuss best practices in assessment and critically evaluate available instruments and protocols. New to This Edition *Chapters on genetics and epigenetics, psychoneuroimmunology, and sexual mating. *Chapters on compassion, school readiness, and the caregiving system across the lifespan. *Chapter probing the relation between attachment and other developmental influences. *Nearly a decade's worth of theoretical and empirical advances.

Handbook of Motivation and Change

A Practical Guide for Clinicians

Author: Petros Levounis,Bachaar Arnaout

Publisher: American Psychiatric Pub

ISBN: 158562943X

Category: Medical

Page: 316

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Handbook of Motivation and Change: A Practical Guide for Clinicians is a busy clinician's guide to Motivational Interviewing. With a special focus on substance use disorders and addiction, this unique handbook equips readers with a full understanding of the Motivational Interviewing approach -- an understanding that readers can flexibly apply to address patients' issues of motivation and change even beyond substance use. A multidisciplinary book, written by more than 20 practitioners of different psychotherapies who employ motivational work, this volume features a collection of case studies punctuated by movie references that illustrate discussed concepts, practical suggestions for treatment and trainee supervision, and summary key points and multiple-choice questions for readers. Authors focus on interventions ranging from psychopharmacology to support groups like Alcoholics Anonymous, zero in on the unique challenges of treating patients at various stages of their lives, examine how motivational work can change a culture, and discuss the evidence base of this effective and compelling therapy. The practical reach of this handbook will appeal not only to the general psychiatrist but to family practitioners, internists, pediatricians, medical students, and allied professionals. More than a how-to manual, this book provides clinicians with expert insight and information that will help them meet their patients in the midst of the very real challenges of motivation and lasting change. This handbook: Provides actual case studies written by psychiatrists working directly with patients with substance use disorders. Is built on the main theoretical platforms of two ground-breaking innovations in addiction treatment: 1) Prochaska and DiClemente's transtheoretical or stages of change model and 2) Miller and Rollnick's Motivational Interviewing. Explores the fundamentals of motivation and change, the stages of those changes, and how to treat patients at various stages of change. Reviews the intersection of motivational work with other interventions from psychopharmacology to Alcoholics Anonymous. Details the unique challenges of treating patients throughout the life cycle, including adolescents and older adults. Handbook of Motivation and Change: A Practical Guide for Clinicians is accessible to both clinicians with an interest in substance use disorders and to clinicians who do not have specialized knowledge or expertise in addiction treatment. Its 16 chapters are augmented by two appendixes featuring Internet resources and movie listings that demonstrate a wide range of addiction- and change-related topics. This handbook will be a well-used diagnostic reference in the library of any professional seeking a better understanding of motivational work and the treatment of substance use disorders.

Biofeedback, Fourth Edition

A Practitioner's Guide

Author: Mark S. Schwartz,Frank Andrasik

Publisher: Guilford Publications

ISBN: 1462531946

Category: Psychology

Page: 764

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This comprehensive volume is widely regarded as the definitive practitioner resource and text resource in the field of biofeedback and applied psychophysiology. Leading experts cover basic concepts, assessment, instrumentation, clinical procedures, and professional issues. Chapters describe how traditional and cutting-edge methods are applied in treatment of a wide range of disorders, including headaches, temporomandibular disorders, essential hypertension, pelvic floor disorders, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, tinnitus, and others. Applications for optimizing physical performance among artists and athletes are also reviewed. A wealth of information and empirical research is presented in an accessible style, including helpful glossaries. New to This Edition *Incorporates significant technological developments and new research areas. *Expanded focus on specialized applications, such as electroencephalographic (EEG) biofeedback/neurofeedback and heart rate variability biofeedback. *Chapters on surface electromyography, quantitative EEG, and consumer products. *Chapters on cognitive-behavioral therapy and relaxation training. *Chapters on additional clinical problems: anxiety disorders, asthma, work-related pain, traumatic brain injury, autism spectrum disorders, and substance use disorders.

Guidelines for Air and Ground Transport of Neonatal and Pediatric Patients

Author: Mhairi G. MacDonald,Harold M. Ginzburg

Publisher: Amer Academy of Pediatrics

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 222

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This essential guide provides guidelines and education for all health care professionals who make decisions about the emergency inter-facility transport of children. Includes new chapters on financing neonatal-pediatric transport programs and on marketing the service through benefits communication and training.