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Nelson textbook of pediatrics

Author: Robert KliegmanBonita StantonJoseph W St Geme, IIINina Felice SchorRichard E BehrmanAll authors
Publisher: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania : Elsevier, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 20th editionView all editions and formats
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After more than 75 years, Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics remains your indispensable source for definitive, state-of-the-art answers on every aspect of pediatric care. Embracing the new advances in science as well as the time-honored art of pediatric practice, this classic reference provides the essential information that practitioners and other care providers involved in pediatric health care throughout the world  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Nelson textbook of pediatrics.
Philadelphia, PA : Elsevier, [2016]
(DLC) 2015458403
(OCoLC)893451530
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Kliegman; Bonita Stanton; Joseph W St Geme, III; Nina Felice Schor; Richard E Behrman; Waldo E Nelson
ISBN: 9780323263528 0323263526
OCLC Number: 909902899
Description: 1 online resource : color illustrations
Contents: VOLUME 1 PART I The Field of Pediatrics 1 OVERVIEW OF PEDIATRICS 2 QUALITY AND SAFETY IN HEALTHCARE FOR CHILDREN 3 ETHICS IN PEDIATRIC CARE 4 CULTURAL ISSUES IN PEDIATRIC CARE 5 MAXIMIZING CHILDREN'S HEALTH: SCREENING, ANTICIPATORY GUIDANCE, AND COUNSELING PART II Growth, Development, and Behavior 6 OVERVIEW AND ASSESSMENT OF VARIABILITY 7 COGNITIVE DEVELOPMENT: DOMAINS AND THEORIES 8 ASSESSMENT OF FETAL GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT 9 THE NEWBORN 10 THE FIRST YEAR 11 THE SECOND YEAR 12 THE PRESCHOOL YEARS 13 MIDDLE CHILDHOOD 14 ADOLESCENCE 15 ASSESSMENT OF GROWTH 16 DEVELOPMENTAL-BEHAVIORAL SCREENING AND SURVEILLANCE 17 CHILDCARE: HOW PEDIATRICIANS CAN SUPPORT CHILDREN AND FAMILIES 18 LOSS, SEPARATION, AND CONDUCT DISORDERS 30 AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER 31 CHILDHOOD PSYCHOSES PART IV Learning Disorders 32 NEURODEVELOPMENTAL FUNCTION AND DYSFUNCTION IN THE SCHOOL-AGE CHILD 33 ATTENTION-DEFICIT/HYPERACTIVITY DISORDER 34 DYSLEXIA 35 LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT AND COMMUNICATION DISORDERS 36 INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY PART V Children with Special Needs 37 ADOPTION 38 FOSTER AND KINSHIP CARE 39 IMPACT OF VIOLENCE ON CHILDREN 40 ABUSED AND NEGLECTED CHILDREN 41 FAILURE TO THRIVE 42 CHRONIC ILLNESS IN CHILDHOOD 43 PEDIATRIC PALLIATIVE CARE PART VI Nutrition 44 NUTRITIONAL REQUIREMENTS 45 FEEDING HEALTHY INFANTS, CHILDREN, AND ADOLESCENTS 46 NUTRITION, FOOD SECURITY, AND NATURAL KILLER CELLS 124 PRIMARY DEFECTS OF ANTIBODY PRODUCTION 125 PRIMARY DEFECTS OF CELLULAR IMMUNITY 126 PRIMARY COMBINED ANTIBODY AND CELLULAR IMMUNODEFICIENCIES Section 3 THE PHAGOCYTIC SYSTEM 127 NEUTROPHILS 128 MONOCYTES, MACROPHAGES, AND DENDRITIC CELLS 129 EOSINOPHILS 130 DISORDERS OF PHAGOCYTE FUNCTION 131 LEUKOPENIA 132 LEUKOCYTOSIS Section 4 THE COMPLEMENT SYSTEM 133 THE COMPLEMENT SYSTEM 134 DISORDERS OF THE COMPLEMENT SYSTEM Section 5 HEMATOPOIETIC STEM CELL TRANSPLANTATION 135 PRINCIPLES AND CLINICAL INDICATIONS OF HEMATOPOIETIC STEM CELL TRANSPLANTATION 136 HEMATOPOIETIC STEM CELL TRANSPLANTATION FROM ALTERNATIVE SOURCES AND DONORS 137 GRAFT-VERSUS-HOST DISEASE, REJECTION, AND VENOOCCLUSIVE DISEASE 138 INFECTIOUS COMPLICATIONS OF HEMATOPOIETIC STEM CELL TRANSPLANTATION 139 LATE EFFECTS OF HEMATOPOIETIC STEM CELL TRANSPLANTATION PART XV Allergic Disorders 140 ALLERGY AND THE IMMUNOLOGIC BASIS OF ATOPIC DISEASE 141 DIAGNOSIS OF ALLERGIC DISEASE 142 PRINCIPLES OF TREATMENT OF ALLERGIC DISEASE 143 ALLERGIC RHINITIS 144 CHILDHOOD ASTHMA 145 ATOPIC DERMATITIS (ATOPIC ECZEMA) 146 INSECT ALLERGY 147 OCULAR ALLERGIES 148 URTICARIA (HIVES) AND ANGIOEDEMA 149 ANAPHYLAXIS 150 SERUM SICKNESS 151 FOOD ALLERGY AND ADVERSE REACTIONS TO FOODS 152 ADVERSE REACTIONS TO DRUGS Rheumatic Diseases of Childhood 153 EVALUATION OF SUSPECTED RHEUMATIC DI v. 1 --
pt. I: The field of pediatrics --
pt. II: Growth, development, and behavior --
pt. III: Behavioral and psychiatric disorders --
pt. IV: Learning disorders --
pt. V: Children with special needs --
pt. VI: Nutrition --
pt. VII: Fluid and electrolyte disorders --
pt. VIII: Pediatric drug therapy --
pt. IX: The acutely ill child --
pt. X: Human genetics --
pt. XI: Metabolic disorders --
pt. XII: The fetus and the neonatal infant --
pt. XIII: Adolescent medicine --
pt. XIV: Immunology --
pt. XV: Allergic disorders --
pt. XVI: Rheumatic diseases of childhood --
pt. XVII: Infectious diseases --
V. 2 --
pt. XVIII: The digestive system --
pt. XIX: Respiratory system --
pt. XX: The cardiovascular system --
pt. XXI: Diseases of the blood --
pt. XXII: Cancer and benign tumors --
pt. XXIIII: Nephrology --
pt. XXIV: Urologic disorders in infants and children --
pt. XXV: Gynecologic problems of childhood --
pt. XXVI: The endocrine system --
pt. XXVII: The nervous system --
pt. XXVIII: Neuromuscular disorders --
pt. XXIX: Disorders of the eye --
pt. XXX: The ear --
pt. XXXI: The skin --
pt. XXXII: Bone and joint disorders --
pt. XXXIII: Rehabilitation medicine --
pt. XXXIV: Environmental health hazards --
pt. XXXV: Laboratory medicine. VOLUME 1: I THE FIELD OF PEDIATRICS 1 Overview of Pediatrics 2 Quality and Safety in Healthcare for Children 3 Ethics in Pediatric Care 4 Cultural Issues in Pediatric Care 5 Maximizing Children's Health II GROWTH, DEVELOPMENT, AND BEHAVIOR 6 Overview and Assessment of Variability 7 Cognitive Development: 8 Assessment of Fetal Growth and Development 9 The Newborn 10 The First Year 11 The Second Year 12 The Preschool Years 13 Middle Childhood 14 Adolescence 15 Assessment of Growth 16 Developmental-Behavioral Screening and Surveillance 17 Childcare: 18 Loss, Separation, and Bereavement 19 Sleep Medicine III BEHAVIORAL AND PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS 20 Assessment and Interviewing 21 Psychological Treatment of Children and Adolescents 22 Somatic Symptom and Related Disorders 23 Rumination and Pica 24 Motor Disorders and Habits 25 Anxiety Disorders 26 Mood Disorders 27 Suicide and Attempted Suicide 28 Eating Disorders 29 Disruptive, Impulse-Control, and Conduct Disorders 30 Autism Spectrum Disorder 31 Childhood Psychoses IV LEARNING DISORDERS 32 Neurodevelopmental Function and Dysfunction in the School-Age Child 33 Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder 34 Dyslexia 35 Language Development and Communication Disorders 36 Intellectual Disability V CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS 37 Adoption 38 Foster and Kinship Care 39 Impact of Violence on Children 40 Abused and Neglected Children 41 Failure to Thrive 42 Chronic Illness in Childhood 43 Pediatric Palliative Care VI NUTRITION 44 Nutritional Requirements 45 Feeding Healthy Infants, Children, and Adolescents 46 Nutrition, Food Security, and Health 47 Overweight and Obesity 48 Vitamin A Deficiencies and Excess 49 Vitamin B Complex Deficiencies and Excess 50 Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid) 51 Rickets and Hypervitaminosis D 52 Vitamin E Deficiency 53 Vitamin K Deficiency 54 Micronutrient Mineral Deficiencies VII FLUID AND ELECTROLYTE DISORDERS 55 Electrolyte and Acid-Base Disorders 56 Maintenance and Replacement Therapy 57 Deficit Therapy 58 Fluid and Electrolyte Treatment of Specific Disorders VIII PEDIATRIC DRUG THERAPY 59 Pediatric Pharmacogenetics, Pharmacogenomics, and Pharmacoproteomics 60 Principles of Drug Therapy 61 Anesthesia, Perioperative Care, and Sedation 62 Pediatric Pain Management 63 Poisoning 64 Complementary Therapies and Integrative Medicine IX THE ACUTELY ILL CHILD 65 Evaluation of the Sick Child in the Office and Clinic 66 Emergency Medical Services for Children 67 Pediatric Emergencies and Resuscitation 68 Neurologic Emergencies and Stabilization 69 Syncope 70 Shock 71 Respiratory Distress and Failure 72 Acute Care of the Victim of Multiple Trauma 73 Altitude-Associated Illness in Children (Acute Mountain Sickness) 74 Drowning and Submersion Injury 75 Burn Injuries 76 Cold Injuries X HUMAN GENETICS 77 Integration of Genetics Into Pediatric Practice 78 The Genetic Approach in Pediatric Medicine 79 The Human Genome 80 Patterns of Genetic Transmission 81 Cytogenetics 82 Genetics of Common Disorders 83 Genetic Approaches to Rare and Undiagnosed Diseases XI METABOLIC DISORDERS 84 An Approach to Inborn Errors of Metabolism 85 Defects in Metabolism of Amino Acids 86 Defects in Metabolism of Lipids 87 Defects in Metabolism of Carbohydrates 88 Mucopolysaccharidoses 89 Disorders of Purine and Pyrimidine Metabolism 90 Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome 91 The Porphyrias 92 Hypoglycemia XII THE FETUS AND THE NEONATAL INFANT 93 Overview of Mortality and Morbidity 94 The Newborn Infant 95 High-Risk Pregnancies 96 The Fetus 97 The High-Risk Infant 98 Clinical Manifestations of Diseases in the Newborn Period 99 Nervous System Disorders 100 Delivery Room Emergencies 101 Respiratory Tract Disorders 102 Digestive System Disorders 103 Blood Disorders 104 Genitourinary System 105 The Umbilicus 106 Metabolic Disturbances 107 The Endocrine System 108 Dysmorphology 109 Infections of the Neonatal Infant XIII ADOLESCENT MEDICINE 110 Adolescent Development 111 The Epidemiology of Adolescent Health Problems 112 Delivery of Healthcare to Adolescents 113 Violent Behavior 114 Substance Abuse 115 The Breast 116 Menstrual Problems 117 Contraception 118 Adolescent Pregnancy 119 Adolescent Rape 120 Sexually Transmitted Infections 121 Chronic Fatigue Syndrome XIV IMMUNOLOGY 1 Evaluation of the Immune System 2 The T-, B-, and NK-Cell Systems 3 The Phagocytic System 4 The Complement System 5 Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation XV ALLERGIC DISORDERS 140 Allergy and the Immunologic Basis of Atopic Disease 141 Diagnosis of Allergic Disease 142 Principles of Treatment of Allergic Disease 143 Allergic Rhinitis 144 Childhood Asthma 145 Atopic Dermatitis (Atopic Eczema) 146 Insect Allergy 147 Ocular Allergies 148 Urticaria (Hives) and Angioedema 149 Anaphylaxis 150 Serum Sickness 151 Food Allergy and Adverse Reactions to Foods 152 Adverse Reactions to Drugs XVI RHEUMATIC DISEASES OF CHILDHOOD 153 Evaluation of Suspected Rheumatic Disease 154 Treatment of Rheumatic Diseases 155 Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis 156 Ankylosing Spondylitis and Other Spondyloarthritides 157 Reactive and Postinfectious Arthritis 158 Systemic Lupus Erythematosus 159 Juvenile Dermatomyositis 160 Scleroderma and Raynaud Phenomenon 161 Behçet Disease 162 Sjögren Syndrome 163 Hereditary Periodic Fever Syndromes and Other Systemic Autoinflammatory Diseases 164 Amyloidosis 165 Sarcoidosis 166 Kawasaki Disease 167 Vasculitis Syndromes 168 Musculoskeletal Pain Syndromes 169 Miscellaneous Conditions Associated with Arthritis XVII INFECTIOUS DISEASES 1 General Considerations 2 Preventive Measures 3 Antibiotic Therapy 4 Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections 5 Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections 6 Anaerobic Bacterial Infections 7 Mycobacterial Infections 8 Spirochetal Infections 9 Mycoplasmal Infections 10 Chlamydial Infections 11 Rickettsial Infections 12 Fungal Infections 13 Viral Infections 14 Antiparasitic Therapy 15 Protozoan Diseases 16 Helminthic Diseases VOLUME 2: XVIII THE DIGESTIVE SYSTEM 1 Clinical Manifestations of Gastrointestinal Disease 2 The Oral Cavity 3 The Esophagus 4 Stomach and Intestines 5 Exocrine Pancreas 6 The Liver and Biliary System 7 Peritoneum XIX RESPIRATORY SYSTEM 1 Development and Function 2 Disorders of the Respiratory Tract XX THE CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM 1 Developmental Biology of the Cardiovascular System 2 Evaluation of the Cardiovascular System 3 Congenital Heart Disease 4 Cardiac Arrhythmias 5 Acquired Heart Disease 6 Diseases of the Myocardium and Pericardium 7 Cardiac Therapeutics 8 Diseases of the Peripheral Vascular System XXI DISEASES OF THE BLOOD 1 The Spleen 2 Anemias of Inadequate Production 3 Hemolytic Anemias 4 Polycythemia (Erythrocytosis) 5 The Pancytopenias 6 Blood Component Transfusions 7 Hemorrhagic and Thrombotic Diseases 8 The Spleen 9 The Lymphatic System XXII CANCER AND BENIGN TUMORS 491 Epidemiology of Childhood and Adolescent Cancer 492 Molecular and Cellular Biology of Cancer 493 Principles of Diagnosis 494 Principles of Treatment 495 The Leukemias 496 Lymphoma 497 Brain Tumors in Childhood 498 Neuroblastoma 499 Neoplasms of the Kidney 500 Soft Tissue Sarcomas 501 Neoplasms of Bone 502 Retinoblastoma 503 Gonadal and Germ Cell Neoplasms 504 Neoplasms of the Liver 505 Benign Vascular Tumors 506 Rare Tumors 507 Histiocytosis Syndromes of Childhood XXIII NEPHROLOGY 1 Glomerular Disease 2 Conditions Particularly Associated with Hematuria 3 Conditions Particularly Associated with Proteinuria 4 Tubular Disorders 5 Acute Kidney Injury and Chronic Kidney Disease XXIV UROLOGIC DISORDERS IN INFANTS AND CHILDREN 537 Congenital Anomalies and Dysgenesis of the Kidneys 538 Urinary Tract Infections 539 Vesicoureteral Reflux 540 Obstruction of the Urinary Tract 541 Anomalies of the Bladder 542 Neuropathic Bladder 543 Enuresis and Voiding Dysfunction 544 Anomalies of the Penis and Urethra 545 Disorders and Anomalies of the Scrotal Contents 546 Trauma to the Genitourinary Tract 547 Urinary Lithiasis XXV GYNECOLOGIC PROBLEMS OF CHILDHOOD 548 History and Physical Examination 549 Vulvovaginitis 550 Bleeding 551 Breast Concerns 552 Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and Hirsutism 553 Neoplasms and Adolescent Screening for Human Papillomavirus 554 Vulvovaginal and Müllerian Anomalies 555 Gynecologic Care for Girls with Special Needs XXVI THE ENDOCRINE SYSTEM 1 Disorders of The Hypothalamus and Pituitary Gland 2 Disorders of The Thyroid Gland 3 Disorders of The Parathyroid Gland 4 Disorders of The Adrenal Gland 5 Disorders of The Gonads 6 Diabetes Mellitus in Children XXVII THE NERVOUS SYSTEM 590 Neurologic Evaluation 591 Congenital Anomalies of the Central Nervous System 592 Deformational Plagiocephaly 593 Seizures in Childhood 594 Conditions That Mimic Seizures 595 Headaches 596 Neurocutaneous Syndromes 597 Movement Disorders 598 Encephalopathies 599 Neurodegenerative Disorders of Childhood 600 Demyelinating Disorders of the Central Nervous System 601 Pediatric Stroke 602 Central Nervous System Vasculitis 603 Central Nervous System Infections 604 Brain Abscess 605 Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension/Pseudotumor Cerebri 606 Spinal Cord Disorders XXVIII NEUROMUSCULAR DISORDERS 607 Evaluation and Investigation 608 Developmental Disorders of Muscle 609 Muscular Dystrophies 610 Endocrine and Toxic Myopathies 611 Metabolic Myopathies 612 Disorders of Neuromuscular Transmission and of Motor Neurons 613 Hereditary Motor-Sensory Neuropathies 614 Toxic Neuropathies 615 Autonomic Neuropathies 616 Guillain-Barré Syndrome 617 Bell Palsy XXIX DISORDERS OF THE EYE 618 Growth and Development 619 Examination of the Eye 620 Abnormalities of Refraction and Accommodation 621 Disorders of Vision 622 Abnormalities of Pupil and Iris 623 Disorders of Eye Movement and Alignment 624 Abnormalities of the Lids 625 Disorders of the Lacrimal System 626 Disorders of the Conjunctiva 627 Abnormalities of the Cornea 628 Abnormalities of the Lens 629 Disorders of the Uveal Tract 630 Disorders of the Retina and Vitreous 631 Abnormalities of the Optic Nerve 632 Childhood Glaucoma 633 Orbital Abnormalities 634 Orbital Infections 635 Injuries to the Eye XXX THE EAR 636 General Considerations and Evaluation 637 Hearing Loss 638 Congenital Malformations 639 External Otitis (Otitis Externa) 640 Otitis Media 641 The Inner Ear and Diseases of the Bony Labyrinth 642 Traumatic Injuries of the Ear and Temporal Bone 643 Tumors of the Ear and Temporal Bone XXXI THE SKIN 644 Morphology of the Skin 645 Evaluation of the Patient 646 Principles of Therapy 647 Diseases of the Neonate 648 Cutaneous Defects 649 Ectodermal Dysplasias 650 Vascular Disorders 651 Cutaneous Nevi 652 Hyperpigmented Lesions 653 Hypopigmented Lesions 654 Vesiculobullous Disorders 655 Eczematous Disorders 656 Photosensitivity 657 Diseases of the Epidermis 658 Disorders of Keratinization 659 Diseases of the Dermis 660 Diseases of Subcutaneous Tissue 661 Disorders of the Sweat Glands 662 Disorders of Hair 663 Disorders of the Nails 664 Disorders of the Mucous Membranes 665 Cutaneous Bacterial Infections 666 Cutaneous Fungal Infections 667 Cutaneous Viral Infections 668 Arthropod Bites and Infestations 669 Acne 670 Tumors of the Skin 671 Nutritional Dermatoses XXXII BONE AND JOINT DISORDERS 1 Orthopedic Problems 2 Sports Medicine 3 The Skeletal Dysplasias 4 Metabolic Bone Disease XXXIII REHABILITATION MEDICINE 708 Principles of Rehabilitation Medicine 709 Evaluation of the Child for Rehabilitative Services 710 Severe Traumatic Brain Injury 711 Spinal Cord Injury and Autonomic Crisis Management 712 Spasticity 713 Birth Brachial Plexus Palsy 714 Traumatic and Sports-Related Injuries of the Lower Extremity 715 Meningomyelocele (Spina Bifida) 716 Ambulation Assistance 717 Health and Wellness for Children with Disabilities XXXIV ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH HAZARDS 718 Biologic Effects of Radiation on Children 719 Chemical Pollutants 720 Heavy Metal Intoxication 721 Lead Poisoning 722 Nonbacterial Food Poisoning 723 Biologic and Chemical Terrorism 724 Animal and Human Bites 725 Envenomations XXXV LABORATORY MEDICINE 726 Laboratory Testing in Infants and Children 727 Reference Intervals for Laboratory Tests and Procedures
Other Titles: Textbook of pediatrics
Pediatrics
Responsibility: Robert M. Kliegman, Bonita F. Stanton, Joseph W. St Geme III, Nina F. Schor ; editor emeritus, Richard E. Behrman.

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After more than 75 years, Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics remains your indispensable source for definitive, state-of-the-art answers on every aspect of pediatric care. Embracing the new advances in science as well as the time-honored art of pediatric practice, this classic reference provides the essential information that practitioners and other care providers involved in pediatric health care throughout the world need to understand to effectively address the enormous range of biologic, psychologic, and social problems that our children and youth may face. Brand-new chapters and comprehensive revisions throughout-along with regular online updates personally selected by Dr. Kliegman-ensure that you have the most recent information on diagnosis and treatment of pediatric diseases based on the latest recommendations and methodologies.

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