Golden Hour, The Handbook of Advanced Pediatric Life Support (Mobile Medicine Series), 3rd Edition

Golden Hour

3rd Edition The Handbook of Advanced Pediatric Life Support (Mobile Medicine Series)

By David G. Nichols, MD, Mary Wallace Stanton Professor of Education and Vice Dean for Education, Dean?s Office, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Professor, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine; Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland; Myron Yaster, MD, Richard J. Traystman Distinguished Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care Medicine, and Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland; Charles N. Paidas, MD, Professor of Surgery & Pediatrics, Chief of Surgery, Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education, Executive Associate Dean for Clinical and Extramural Affairs, University of South Florida Health, College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida and Charles Schleien, MD, MBA, Executive Vice Chairman, Professor of Pediatrics & Anesthesiology, Columbia University, New York, New York


1. Initial Assessment

2. Airway Management

3. Respiratory Failure

4. Acute Asthma

5. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

6. Shock

7. Cardiovascular Emergencies

8. Electrolyte and Metabolic Disorders

9. Acute Renal Failure

10. Endocrine Emergencies: Diabetic Ketoacidosis, Hypoglycemia, and Thyroid Storm

11. Gastrointestinal Emergencies

12. Liver Failure

13. Hematologic Emergencies

14. Oncologic Emergencies

15. Head and Spinal Cord Trauma

16. Nontraumatic Stupor and Coma

17. Drug Intoxication

18. Status Epilepticus

19. Meningitis and Sepsis

20. Pain Control and Sedation Management

21. Thoracic Trauma

22. Abdominal Trauma

23. General Surgical Emergencies

24. Orthopedic Trauma

25. Ocular Emergencies and Trauma

26. Soft Tissue Injuries

27. Human and Animal Bites and Stings

28. Hypothermia and Hyperthermia

29. Terrorism and Mass Casualty Events

30. Burns

31. Child Abuse

32. Neonatal Emergencies

33. Transportation of the Critically Ill and Injured Child