Current Pediatric Therapy, 18th Edition
By Fredric D. Burg, MD, FAAP, Julie R. Ingelfinger, Richard A. Polin, MD and Anne A. Gershon, MD
1440 pages 107 ills
Trim size 8 1/2 X 10 7/8 in
Generations of practitioners have turned to this reference for the most recent advances in therapeutic care – including medical and surgical therapies, preventive medicine, adolescent gynecology, and behavioral issues. Now, CURRENT PEDIATRIC THERAPY is more of a bargain than ever before! The 18th Edition includes access to a web site for convenient consultation wherever and whenever you need this guidance most!
Features the work of hundreds of today’s leading experts in the field.
Presents practical, practice-enhancing tools including pre-diagnosis management information for the initial treatment and relief of symptoms • emergency care guidelines for acute care of the pediatric patient • and treatment boxes for quick reference.
New to this Edition
Offers access to www.currentpediatrictherapy.com where you’ll find the complete contents online, fully searchable • the text’s entire collection of illustrations, downloadable into PowerPoint® for presentations • and more.
Adds sections on Dentistry, Orthopedic Surgery, Ophthalmology, and Behavioral Science.
Includes a new first section on Presenting Problems.
Table of Contents
Symptomatic Care Prior to Diagnosis
Communication in Therapy
Special Problems in the Infant and Neonate
Special Problems in the Adolescent
Nephrology and Genitourinary Tract
Musculoskeletal System and Connective Tissue
Ear, Nose, and Throat
Allergy and Immunology
Mental Development and Behavioral Disorders