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Pediatric orthopedics: a handbook for primary care physicians

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog119365
Author
Abdelgawad, Amr
Naga, Osama
Call Number
WE175 C48 2014
Location
Lions Gate Hospital
Title
Pediatric orthopedics: a handbook for primary care physicians
Alternate Title
Pediatric orthopedics.
Author
Abdelgawad, Amr
Naga, Osama
Responsibility
edited by Amr Abdelgawad and Osama Naga, Children's Pediatric Practice
Place
New York
Publisher
Springer
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
xiv, 591 pages : illustrations (some color)
Subjects
Pediatric orthopedics - Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Orthopedics - Handbooks
Child - Handbooks.
Abstract
Topics in pediatric orthopedics routinely surface in general pediatrics and primary care medicine, whether on board exams or in clinical practice. Musculoskeletal-related problems are common presenting complaints in any general pediatric or family medicine practice, and in emergency medicine. From birth injuries to musculoskeletal infections and sport-related injuries, many orthopedic conditions and presenting complaints must be addressed by the primary care physician or pediatrician. Pediatric Orthopedics: Handbook for Primary Care Physicians is a concise and targeted handbook filled with all need-to-know conditions, injuries, and diseases, supplemented by over three hundred photos and illustrations. It describes common orthopedic conditions, how to diagnose them, and the indications to either treat these conditions or refer the child to an orthopedist. Readers will learn the natural history of orthopedic diseases and how to differentiate between normal development and abnormal pathological conditions. An easy-to-read bulleted format highlights the most pertinent information for conditions commonly encountered in primary care. In addition, the book provides critical information used to answer musculoskeletal questions on the pediatrics board exam. The two editors come from different specialties (pediatric orthopedics and pediatrics) and present topics in a practical and problem-oriented method. Pediatric Orthopedics: Handbook for Primary Care Physicians is invaluable to all health providers taking care of children, including pediatricians, family medicine physicians, emergency medicine physicians, nurse practitioners, physical therapists, and medical students
ISBN
9781461471264
1461471265
Format
Book
Location
Lions Gate Hospital
Call Number
WE175 C48 2014
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Swaiman's pediatric neurology : principles and practice.

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog120200
Author
Swaiman, Kenneth F.
Ashwal, Stephen
Edition
5th
Call Number
WS340 S97 2013
Location
Lions Gate Hospital
Loan Policy
21 days
Title
Swaiman's pediatric neurology : principles and practice.
Alternate Title
Pediatric neurology
Author
Swaiman, Kenneth F.
Ashwal, Stephen
Responsibility
edited by Kenneth F. Swaiman ... [et al.].
Edition
5th
Place
Edinburgh
Publisher
Elsevier/Saunders
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
2 v. (xxiii, 1875, 107 p.) : ill. ; 29 cm.
Subjects
Pediatric neurology.
Nervous System Diseases.
Abstract
Swaiman's Pediatric Neurology, by Drs. Kenneth Swaiman, Stephen Ashwal, Donna Ferriero, and Nina Schor, is a trusted resource in clinical pediatric neurology with comprehensive, authoritative, and clearly-written guidance. Extensively updated to reflect advancements in the field, this fifth edition covers new imaging modalities such as pediatric neuroimaging, spinal fluid examination, neurophysiology, as well as the treatment and management of epilepsy, ADHD, infections of the nervous system, and more. The fully searchable text is now available online at www.expertconsult.com, along with downloadable images and procedural videos demonstrating intraventricular hemorrhage and white matter injury, making this an indispensable multimedia resource in pediatric neurology. Gain a clear visual understanding from the numerous illustrations, informative line drawings, and summary tables. Tap into the expertise of leaders in the field from the authoritative and respected team of editors and contributors. Get comprehensive coverage of all aspects of pediatric neurology with a clinical focus useful for both the experienced clinician and the physician-in-training.
Notes
Previous ed.: published as Pediatric neurology. St. Louis, Mo.; London: Mosby, 2005.
ISBN
9780323089111
Format
Book
Location
Lions Gate Hospital
Call Number
WS340 S97 2013
Loan Policy
21 days
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