Pediatric Emergent/Urgent and Ambulatory Care: The Pocket NP

Publication Year: 2020

Edition: 2nd Ed.

Authors/Editor: Shea, Sheila Sanning; Hoyt, Karen Sue; Jordan, Kathleen Sanders

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 978-0-82-615176-6

Doody Core Title

  • Score: 2.67 (Ambulatory)
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This reference guide for nurse practitioners and other health care providers in emergency, medical, screening, fast track, and/or pediatric settings continues to provide ultra-quick access to key assessment and management information.

The Pocket NP delivers a wealth of information for assessment and management of the most-commonly encountered problems in fast-track settings. Arranged in a logical head-to-toe format, it includes the history, physical examination, and essential medical decision-making considerations needed to walk you step-by-step through a typical patient encounter.

    New to the Second Edition:
  • Updated medical decision-making sections with documentation templates
  • Updated pharmacology and drug administration information
  • New ultrasound dictation templates for each section where it is performed
  • New tables including eye chart for vision in trauma patients
  • New ultrasound images
  • New line drawings depicting various conditions
  • Updated clinical guidelines

    Key Features:
  • Provides ultra-quick access to patient treatment information
  • Offers easy-to-use framework for quickly locating critical knowledge
  • Presents templates for identifying normal and abnormal presentations
  • Delivers content in logical head-to-toe format
  • Includes time-tested “Tips” and “Don’t Miss” boxes with bullet points of critical information
  • Provides anatomic illustrations that assist in diagnosis/management of conditions
  • Contains billing information


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Shea, Sheila Sanning; Hoyt, Karen Sue; Jordan, Kathleen Sanders
ISBN: 978-0-82-615176-6
Emergency Medicine & Trauma
Pediatric Nursing
Language: English
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Pages: 176
Year: 2020
Doody Core Title
  • 2.67 (Ambulatory)