Pediatric Dosage Handbook

Author: Carol K. Taketomo
Publisher: Lexi-Comp Incorporated
ISBN: 1591952832
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Medical

The Pediatric Dosage Handbook continues to be the trusted resource for all medical professionals managing pediatric patients. It features over 855 drug monographs with up to 39 fields of information in each, and uses FDA "Tall Man" lettering to help distinguish drugs with look-a-like names.

Pediatric Dosage Handbook International

Author: Carol K. Taketomo
Publisher: Lexi-Comp Incorporated
ISBN: 1591951674
Release Date: 2006-01-01
Genre: Medical

The Pediatric Dosage Handbook has been the trusted resource for medical professionals managing pediatric patients for over 12 years. This reference is organized into convenient sections for easy retrieval of critical information. Section one is introductory text, including helpful guidelines on the use of the handbook. Section two encompasses 778 drug monographs, listed alphabetically with extensive cross-referencing. Section three is the Appendix, with hundreds of charts and reviews of special topics, such as guidelines for treatment and therapy recommendations. The valuable Therapeutic Category & Key Word Index and the International Brand Name Index are found in section four.

Pediatric Dosage Handbook with International Trade Names Index

Author: Carol K. Taketomo
Publisher: Lexi-Comp Incorporated
ISBN: 1591952409
Release Date: 2008-01-01
Genre: Medical

The 'Pediatric Dosage Handbook with International Trade Names Index' is a resource for medical professionals managing pediatric patients worldwide. The international edition contains all the content from the 'Pediatric Dosage Handbook', plus an International Trade Names Index including drug trade names from 125 countries.

SickKids Handbook of Pediatric Thrombosis and Hemostasis

Author: V.S. Blanchette
Publisher: Karger Medical and Scientific Publishers
ISBN: 9783318030266
Release Date: 2016-12-22
Genre: Medical

This updated and extended edition of the SickKids Handbook takes the reader through the entire field of pediatric thrombosis and hemostasis. An introductory section concisely explains the complex pathophysiology of thrombosis and hemostasis. The chapters that follow include practical, evidence-based information on the diagnosis and management of inherited and acquired bleeding disorders and thrombotic events of the venous, arterial, cardiac and central nervous systems that affect children. Special features include practical clinical algorithms and appendices that cite normal laboratory reference ranges, as well as recommended dosages of blood products and major hemostatic agents. A stand-alone chapter is dedicated to developmental hemostasis and bleeding in the neonate. A chapter on antithrombotic therapy in children gives succinct information on the old and new anticoagulants, antiplatelet drugs and thrombolytic agents. Written and reviewed by international experts in the field, this handbook is intended for health care professionals involved in the assessment and care of children with inherited and acquired bleeding and clotting disorders, including general and specialist pediatricians (in particular intensivists, neonatologists, cardiologists/cardiac surgeons, rheumatologists and nephrologists), hematologists/oncologists (pediatric and adult), as well as medical trainees, nurses, nurse practitioners and pharmacists.

Neonatal and Pediatric Pharmacology

Author: Sumner J. Yaffe
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9780781795388
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Medical

"Neonatal and Pediatric Pharmacology offers guidelines for safe, effective, and rational drug therapy in newborns, children and adolescents. The book provides relevant and useful data on the molecular, physiologic, biochemical, and pharmacologic mechanisms of drug action and therapy in this population. The authors identify areas of innovative basic and translational research necessary for the continuing evaluation and development of drugs for the fetus, newborns, children and adolescents. Neonatal and Pediatric Pharmacology is is a valuable reference for all health care professionals who treat the fetus, newborns, children, and adolescents, including neonatologists, nurses, pediatricians, general practitioners, students, obstetricians, perinatologists, surgeons and allied health professionals. It will be useful anytime during the day and especially in the middle of the night when knowledge of appropriate indications, safe and effective use, dosage, and therapeutic regimen for a certain drug or molecular entity is immediately needed. The book is also directed to those involved in basic, clinical, and other academic pharmacological research, the pharmaceutical industry, and regulatory agencies dealing with drug and therapeutic developments for this population. Those teaching pharmacology and therapeutics will find this compilation of information extremely useful in preparing teaching materials"--Provided by publisher.

The Harriet Lane Handbook E Book

Author: Johns Hopkins Hospital
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323112468
Release Date: 2014-05-01
Genre: Medical

Trusted by generations of residents and practitioners, The Harriet Lane Handbook remains your first choice for fast, accurate information on pediatric diagnosis and treatment. The first medical reference book written "by residents, for residents" and reviewed by expert faculty at The Johns Hopkins Hospital, it continues to provide the gold standard in point-of-care clinical information for any health care professional treating pediatric patients. Consult this title on your favorite e-reader, conduct rapid searches, and adjust font sizes for optimal readability. Take advantage of the most dependable drug information available with thoroughly updated, one-of-a-kind Pediatric Formulary providing the standard of pediatric care from the leading pediatric hospital in the world. Trust thoroughly updated content that includes parameters for pediatric and neonatal septic shock; guidelines for acute management of severe traumatic brain injury; a convenient table detailing common genetic tests; a significantly extended collection of radiologic images; expanded mental health coverage; plus much more. Access information easily and quickly with reformatted sections designed make the book easier to use via mobile device.

Peds Notes

Author: Luanne Linnard-Palmer
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 9780803625020
Release Date: 2010-01-15
Genre: Medical

This rapid reference is sure to become your #1 pediatric resource It presents all of the information needed to deliver safe, effective care for children based on their age, size, developmental level, and unique pathologies.

Pediatric Primary Care

Author: Catherine E. Burns
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323376839
Release Date: 2016-03-02
Genre: Medical

Get an in-depth look at pediatric primary care through the eyes of a Nurse Practitioner! Pediatric Primary Care, 6th Edition guides readers through the process of assessing, managing, and preventing health problems in infants, children, and adolescents. Key topics include developmental theory, issues of daily living, the health status of children today, and diversity and cultural considerations. This sixth edition also features a wealth of new content and updates — such as a new chapter on pediatric pharmacology, full-color design and illustrations, new QSEN integration, updated coverage of the impact of the Affordable Care Act, a refocused chapter on practice management, and more — to keep readers up to date on the latest issues affecting practice today. Comprehensive content provides a complete foundation in the primary care of children from the unique perspective of the Nurse Practitioner and covers the full spectrum of health conditions seen in the primary care of children, emphasizing both prevention and management. In-depth guidance on assessing and managing pediatric health problems covers patients from infancy through adolescence. Four-part organization includes 1) an introductory unit on the foundations of global pediatric health, child and family health assessment, and cultural perspectives for pediatric primary care; 2) a unit on managing child development; 3) a unit on health promotion and management; and 4) a unit on disease management. Content devoted to issues of daily living covers issues that are a part of every child's growth — such as nutrition and toilet training — that could lead to health problems unless appropriate education and guidance are given. Algorithms are used throughout the book to provide a concise overview of the evaluation and management of common disorders. Resources for providers and families are also included throughout the text for further information. Expert editor team well is well-versed in the scope of practice and knowledge base of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (PNPs) and Family Nurse Practitioners (FNPs). NEW! Updated content throughout reflects the latest developments in our understanding of disease processes, disease management in children, and current trends in pediatric healthcare. NEW! Chapter on prescribing pediatric medications emphasizes the unique needs of children in pharmacotherapy. NEW! Practice Alerts highlight situations that may require urgent action, consultation, or referral for additional treatment outside the primary care setting. NEW! Full-color design and illustrations improve usability and learning. NEW! Graduate-level QSEN integration: Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) is now introduced in the Preface. The QSEN Safety competency is now emphasized via the new Practice Alert highlights and integration of National Patient Safety Goals and Core Measures. The Informatics competency is addressed with new informatics content in a refocused Strategies for Managing a Pediatric Health Care Practice chapter. The Teamwork and Collaboration competency is addressed by new content on the trending topic of interprofessional collaboration, also in the Strategies for Managing a Pediatric Health Care Practice chapter. The Evidence-Based Practice competency is integrated through icons that reference evidence-based guidelines. Reorganized application of Gordon's Functional Health Patterns provides a more conceptually consistent flow with Gordon's model. Expanded integration of Healthy People 2020 goes beyond the emphasis on physical activity in the previous edition.

Pediatric Injectable Drugs

Author: Stephanie J. Phelps
Publisher: Amer Soc of Health System
ISBN: 1585283797
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Medical

For more than two decades, Pediatric Injectable Drugs (The Teddy Bear Book), has served an important and continuing need for reliable evidence-based information specific to pediatric injectable drugs. The tenth edition of this invaluable reference has grown to cover 238 drugs commonly used in the treatment of infants and children, including 20 new to this edition.

Neofax

Author: Thomas E. Young
Publisher: Acorn Publishing Incorporated
ISBN: 1888703199
Release Date: 2006-01-01
Genre: Medical


Handbook of Pediatric Urology

Author: Laurence S. Baskin
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781751624
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Medical

Updated and expanded for its Second Edition, this handbook is an accessible guide to the diagnosis and treatment of urologic disorders in infants, children, and adolescents. It covers the full range of pediatric urologic problems in an easy-to-use outline format with numerous illustrations and tables. This edition includes new chapters on laparoscopy in pediatric urology, sports recommendations for children with solitary kidneys and other genitourinary anomalies, preparing pediatric patients for anesthesia, and treatment of urinary incontinence and constipation. A new appendix covers online pediatric urology recommendations. The updated Pediatric Urology Database chapter provides a quick reference on important medication issues.