Publication Year: 2007
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Mikrogianakis, Angelo; Valani, Rahim; Cheng, Adam
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 94
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.
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.
The authors' recommendations are based on their extensive clinical experience and reviews of the most recent literature, and presented in a concise, accessible format.