Handbook Of Pediatric Surgical Patient Care, 1st Edition

  • Published By: World Scientific Publishing Company
  • ISBN-10: 981428789X
  • ISBN-13: 9789814287890
  • DDC: 617.98
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 1040 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released December 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Handbook of Pediatric Surgical Patient Care focuses on the decision-making process in the overall management of the pediatric surgical patient and provides guidelines for diagnosis. The book covers topics ranging from a wide spectrum of neonatal conditions and surgical critical care to other childhood afflictions, pediatric cancer and the injured child. It also focuses on the current management of common childhood conditions including appendicitis, pyloric stenosis and hernias. The purpose of this handbook is to provide a brief, easily accessible, rapid source of contemporary information to students, residents and practitioners caring for infants and children with surgical disorders

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Physiologic Considerations of Newborn/Child.
2: Pediatric Thermoregulation and Metabolism.
3: Fluids, Resuscitation and Electrolytes.
4: Cardiovascular Physiology.
5: Infectious Considerations.
6: Pediatric Parenteral Nutrition.
7: Enteral Nutrition.
8: Pediatric Anesthesia Guidelines.
9: Pediatric Airway Management.
10: Pediatric Sedation.
11: Treatment of Acute Postsurgical Pain in the Pediatric Patient.
12: The Ex-Utero Treatment (Exit) Procedure.
13: Trauma.
14: Evaluation and Resuscitation of the Injured Child.
15: Thoracic Injuries in Children.
16: Abdominal Trauma.
17: Renal and Genitourinary Trauma.
18: Central Nervous System Trauma.
19: Pediatric Vascular Injuries.
20: Pediatric Burn.
21: Child Abuse.
22: Tumors (The Abdominal Mass).
23: Wilms’ Tumor.
24: Neuroblastoma.
25: Liver Tumors.
26: Gastrointestinal Tumors.
27: Testicular Tumors.
28: Ovarian Tumors.
29: Sacrococcygeal Teratomas.
30: Pediatric Bone Tumors.
31: Soft Tissue Sarcomas.
32: Transplantation.
33: History of Organ Transplantation.
34: Pediatric Kidney Transplantation.
35: Pediatric Liver Transplantation.
36: Pediatric Intestinal and Multivisceral Transplantation.
37: Overview of Immunosuppressive Agents.
38: Head/Neck.
39: Thyroid.
40: Parathyroid.
41: Laryngeal and Tracheal Disorders.
42: Lymphadenopathy.
43: Neck Cysts and Sinuses.
44: Thorax.
45: Newborn Thoracic Masses: Congenital Lung Malformations.
46: Newborn Thoracic Masses: Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia and Indications for Ecmo.
47: Newborn Thoracic Masses: Esophageal Atresia and Tracheoesophageal Malformations.
48: Chest Wall Anomalies: Pectus Excavatum.
49: Chest Wall Anomalies: Pectus Carinatum.
50: Chest Wall Anomalies: Poland Syndrome.
51: Chest Wall Anomalies: Jeune's Syndrome.
52: Abdomen.
53: Abdominal Wall: Prenatal Considerations—Abdominal Wall Defects.
54: Abdominal Wall: Gastroschisis.
55: Abdominal Wall: Omphalocele.
56: Abdominal Wall: Umbilical Hernia, Urachal and Omphalomesenteric Remnants.
57: Abdominal Wall: Inguinal Hernias and Hydroceles.
58: Proximal Alimentary Tract Obstruction: Pyloric Stenosis.
59: Proximal Alimentary Tract Obstruction: Duodenal Atresia.
60: Proximal Alimentary Tract Obstruction: Jejunoileal Atresia and Stenosis.
61: Proximal Alimentary Tract Obstruction: Malrotation.
62: Distal Bowel Obstruction: Meconium Ileus.
63: Distal Bowel Obstruction: Colonic Atresia.
64: Distal Bowel Obstruction: Hirschsprung's Disease.
65: Distal Bowel Obstruction: Anorectal Malformations.
66: Miscellaneous: Gastroesophageal Reflux.
67: Miscellaneous: Gastrostomy.
68: Miscellaneous: Necrotizing Enterocolitis.
69: Miscellaneous: Short Bowel Syndrome.
70: Miscellaneous: Intussusception.
71: Miscellaneous: Meckel's Diverticulum.
72: Miscellaneous: Acute Appendicitis.
73: Miscellaneous: Inflammatory Bowel Disease.
74: Miscellaneous: Polypoid Diseases.
75: Miscellaneous: Fistula-In-Ano.
76: Liver, Biliary Tree & Pancreas.
77: Biliary Atresia.
78: Cystic Disorders of the Bile Ducts (Choledochal Cysts).
79: Liver Cysts and Abscesses.
80: Gallbladder Disease in Children.
81: Pancreatic Cysts.
82: Urologic Considerations.
83: Undescended Testis.
84: Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction.
85: Vesicoureteral Reflux.
86: Disorders of Sexual Development.
87: Varicocele.
88: Vascular Malformations.
89: Infantile Hemangiomas.
90: Congenital Arterial Disorders.
91: Pediatric Venous Disorders.
92: Lymphatic Disorders.
93: Special Considerations.
94: Congenital Heart Disease.
95: Pediatric Neurosurgical Considerations.
96: Orthopedic Deformities.
97: Central Venous Lines.
98: Skin and Soft Tissue Infections.