“This is a great first edition reference, providing guidance and step-by-step instruction for procedures in pediatrics and pediatric subspecialties. It is very useful for students and housestaff while on call and also will be of benefit to primary care providers and practitioners. 3 Stars.”–Doody’s Review Service
This essential guide to pediatric procedures puts all the latest techniques right in the palm of your hand. You wil find authoritative coverage of more than 70 pediatric procedures, including peripheral IV insertion, sedation and pain management, blood pressure management, gastric lavage, suturing of lacerations, tympanometry, corneal abrasion and eye patching, regional nerve blocks, and more!
About the Author
Thomas Green, MD, Professor and Chairman of Pediatrics Children’s Memorial Hospital/Northwestern University Chicago, Illinois This is a very impressive group of authors. Dr. Green is Chairman of Pediatrics at Northwestern, and Physician-in-Chief at Children’s Memorial Hospital, one of the top pediatric hospitals in the U.S. (He succeeds James Stockman, who left the position to become President of the American Board of Pediatrics).
Sharon Unti, MD, Residency Program Director, Northwestern University, Children’s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois
Elizabeth Powell, MD, Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship Program Northwestern University, Children’s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois