Red Book Atlas of Pediatric Infectious Diseases 4th Edition
American Academy of Pediatrics, Carol J. Baker
The fourth edition of this bestselling image companion to the Red Book aids in the diagnosis and treatment of more than 160 infectious diseases.
Streamline disease recognition and clinical decision-making with more than 1,300 finely detailed color images adjacent to step-by-step recommendations.
Concise text descriptions step through diagnosis, evaluation, and management essentials for each condition.
Ten new chapters added to this edition cover Zika virus, rhinovirus, coagulase-negative staphylococcal infections and more.
Red Book: A Quick Diagnosis Deck
H. Cody Meissner
This innovative new support tool features current Red Book clinical manifestations with a wide range of complementary images, in a convenient and portable deck format.
Physicians, nurses, and other health care providers can turn to this handy reference during the office visit — particularly when faced with a tricky diagnostic situation.
More than 160 cards are laminated and bound with a metal grommet, to enable the cards to endure the rigors of daily use.
Pediatric Mental Health
A Compendium of AAP Clinical Practice Guidelines and Policies
This new compendium is your source for trustworthy recommendations on quality care of children and adolescents with mental health issues.
This compendium features the new ADHD clinical practice guideline plus more than 30 AAP policy statements, and clinical reports and technical reports related to mental health.
Within the compendium, you will find the collected results of the AAP Committee on Psychosocial Aspects of Child and Family Health and the AAP Committee on Pediatric Emergency Medicine, in addition to other AAP groups.
Significant Topics Include:
Adversity and Toxic Stress
Addressing Emotional and Behavioral Problems
Mental Health Competencies for Pediatric Primary Care
Psychosocial Aspects of Pediatric Care
School-Based Mental Health Services
Screening for Behavioral and Emotional Problem
Suicide and Suicide Attempts in Adolescents
Mental Health Care of Children and Adolescents
A Guide for Primary Care Clinicians
Jane Meschan Foy
This indispensable resource provides primary care clinicians with a framework for addressing pediatric mental health problems in the primary care practice. It offers guidance on practice enhancements and on clinical care of patients with identified mental health concerns, signs and symptoms, as well as common disorders.
Integrating preventive mental health care into pediatric practice
Pediatric care of children and adolescents with mental health problems
Office and network systems to support mental health care
Partnering to improve community mental health systems
Iterative Mental Health Assessment
Self-regulation therapies and biofeedback
Complementary and integrative medical therapies
Triage for psychiatric emergencies
Use of psychotropic medications in primary care
Care of children with common mental health concerns, signs and symptoms
Anxiety and trauma-related distress
Disruptive behavior and aggression
Assessment and care of children with unexplained medical symptoms
PPE Fifth Edition
Preparticipation Physical Evaluation
American Academy of Family Physicians, American Academy of Pediatrics, American College of Sports Medicine, American Medical Society for Sports Medicine
This best-selling resource guides health care professionals through the preparticipation physical evaluation PPE process in the medical home for young athletes from middle school through college.
Included are recommendations on PPE timing, setting, and structure; medical history questions; and how to determine participation eligibility. This resource also lists return-to-play guidelines, addresses medicolegal and ethical concerns, and explores future research and use of electronic formats. Contents cover physical examination and eligibility, systems-based examinations, cardiovascular problems, central nervous system, respiratory, gastrointestinal and urogenital, musculoskeletal, dermatologic, mental health, and more.
Nelson’s Neonatal Antimicrobial Therapy
Joseph B. Cantey, Jason Sauberan, John D. Nelson, Elizabeth Barnett, John S. Bradley, David W. Kimberlin, Paul E Palumbo, J. Howard Smart, William J Steinbach
This handy reference provides evidence-based recommendations from leading experts in antimicrobial therapy for the treatment of infectious diseases in neonates.
Get expert advice on:
Dosing for neonates, including low-birth-weight newborns
Drug selection for bacterial, fungal, viral, and parasitic pathogens
2020 Nelson's Pediatric Antimicrobial Therapy 26th Edition
John S. Bradley, John D. Nelson
This best-selling and widely used resource on pediatric antimicrobial therapy provides instant access to reliable, up-to-the-minute recommendations for treatment of infectious diseases in children.
For each disease, the authors provide a commentary to help health care professionals select the best of all antimicrobial choices. Drug descriptions cover pediatric appropriate antimicrobials agents and complete information about dosing regimens. In response to growing concerns about overuse of antibiotics, the program includes guidelines on when not to prescribe antimicrobials.
Now in color to help you find the best options quickly!
Baby and Toddler Basics
Expert Answers to Parents' Top 150 Questions
Parents of children from birth to age 3 will find answers to their most frequently asked questions about child health and wellness in this easy-to-understand volume. Tanya Altmann, MD, FAAP, a frequent guest on NBC's Today show, helps parents with friendly, straightforward guidance in an easily digestible question-and-answer format.
Baby and Toddler Basics focuses on parents’ top 150 questions, based on Dr. Altmann’s years in practice. An Internet search of these questions could yield dozens of answers, many from dubious sources. Dr. Altmann addresses parents’ concerns with the expertise of a pediatrician backed by the trusted authority of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). Baby and Toddler Basics’ clear Q&A layout means it’s just as fast as Googling, but with answers parents can trust.
Topics covered include:
First aid and injuries
General baby care
Safe sleeping and sleep challenges
Stomachache and illness
And much more!
Raising an Organized Child
5 Steps to Boost Independence, Ease Frustration, and Promote Confidence
Frustrated parents who are tired of chaos will find concrete, actionable guidance for raising an independent, self-assured, and organized child. Dr Korb defines the neurodevelopmental abilities that are critical for organization and shows parents how to develop their children’s organized thinking skills. He provides practical solutions to help children develop their organizational abilities and executive function. Raising an Organized Child also offers an overview of brain development as it relates to organization from infancy through the teen years and provides appropriate age-based milestones for organizational skills. Dr Korb’s advice covers neurotypical children as well as those with ASD, ADHD, or other conditions, to help all parents bring more order to their children and their lives.