Publication Year: 2012
Edition: 5th Ed.
Authors/Editor: Zorc, Joseph J.; Alpern, Elizabeth R.; Brown, Lawrence W.; Loomes, Kathleen M.; Marino, Bradley S.; Mollen, Cynthia J.; Raffini, Leslie J.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Completely updated by expert authors from leading pediatric institutions, this handbook for medical students and residents covers the diagnosis and management of common problems found in children, focusing on symptoms, differential diagnosis, laboratory assessment, and various treatment options for each problem.
- Organized by chief complaint with complete differential diagnosis for easy look-up
- Numerous algorithms outline the diagnostic approach
- Helpful HINT boxes highlight key points to increase understanding
- Glossary of pediatric syndromes and surgical terms