Textbook of Paediatric Emergency Medicine, 2nd Edition

Textbook of Paediatric Emergency Medicine

2nd Edition

Edited by Peter Cameron, MBBS, MD, FACEM, Professor of Emergency Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicne. Monash University, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia; George Jelinek, MB, BS, MD, DipDHM, FACEM, UWA Departemnt of Emergency Medidine, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Western Australia; Ian Everitt, MBBS, DipAnat, FRACP, FACEM, Emergency Paediatrician, Princess Margaret Hospital for Children, Subiaco; Joondalup Health Campus, Joondalup, Western Australia, Australia; Gary J. Browne, MBBS, MSpMed, FRACP, FACEM, FAAP, Head of Academic Emergency Medicine & Senior Physician, CHW. University of Sydney, Clinical School. University of Notre Dame, Sydney. University of NSW, Faculty of Medicine and Jeremy Raftos, MBBS, FRACP, Director, Paediatric Emergency, Women's and Children's Hospital, Children, Youth and Women?s Health Service, North Adelaide, South Australia


Approach to the paediatric patient. Resuscitation. Trauma in children. Wound mangement. Cardiovascular. Respiratory. Gastroenterology and hepatology. Neurology. Infectious disease. Endocrine and metabolic. Haematology and oncology. Dermatology. Eyes. ENT and dental. Obstrics and gynaecology. Renal. Psychiatric. Crisis intervention. Administration and EMS. Analgesia and sedation. Poisoning. Environmental. Common procedures. Orthopaedics and rheumatology. Male genitalia. Acute neonatal problems. Transport amd retrieval.