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Avoiding common pediatric errors /
editor, Anthony D. Slonim.
imprint
Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer / Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2008.
description
xxxv, 664 p. : ill.
ISBN
0781774896, 9780781774895
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Book
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imprint
Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer / Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2008.
isbn
0781774896
9780781774895
catalogue key
7297586
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Doody's Reviews, January 2009
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Summaries
Main Description
This pocket book succinctly describes 250 errors commonly made by physicians caring for children in all clinical settings and gives practical, easy-to-remember tips for avoiding these errors. Easy to read during a short rotation, the book identifies all the key pitfalls in data gathering, interpretation, and clinical decision making. Each error is described in a short, clinically relevant vignette, followed by a list of things that should always or never be done in that context and tips on how to avoid or ameliorate problems. Coverage includes all areas tested on the American Board of Pediatrics certification and recertification exams.
Bowker Data Service Summary
This pocket book succinctly describes 250 errors commonly made by physicians caring for children in all clinical settings and gives practical, easy-to-remember tips for avoiding these errors. The book identifies all the key pitfalls in data gathering, interpretation, and clinical decision making.
Table of Contents
Section Headings
Development and Issues For Specific Stages of Development
General Developmental Issues Newborn and Infancy Adolescence
Healthcare Guidance
Preventive Pediatrics Psychosocial Issues Nutrition Sports Medicine
Pharmaceutical Related
Pharmacology Poisoning Substance Abuse
Emergency Medicine and Critical Care Allergy, Immunology, Infectious Disease, and Rheumatology
Allergy Infectious Diseases Rheumatology
Pediatric Medicine and Medical Subspecialties
Cardiology Endocrinology Fluids, Electrolytes, and Renal Gastroenterology Hematology Oncology Pulmonology
Pediatric Surgery and Surgical Subspecialties
General Surgery Gynecology Ophthalmology Otolaryngology Trauma
Neuromuscular
Neurology Musculoskeletal
Miscellaneous
Dermatology Ethics Genetic Statistics
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