Edition Roger M. Barkin, MD, MPH, FAAP, FACEP, Vice President for Pediatrics and Newborn Programs, Columbia HealthONE; Professor of Surgery and Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, Univ. of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver CO; Associate Editors: Grace L. Caputo, MD, FAAP, FACEP; David M. Jaffe, MD, FAAP; Jane F. Knapp, MD, FAAP; Robert W. Schafermaeyer, MD, FAAP, FACEP; and James S. Seidel, MD, PhD, FAAP; Consulting Editor: Peter Rosen, MD, FACEP
Introducing an all-new edition of the leader in comprehensive pediatric emergency medicine texts. Pediatric Emergency Medicine, 2nd Edition retains the clinical focus of the first edition, with new information on anesthesia and sedatinn, infections in children, resuscitation legal issues, and clinical management. Hundreds of pages are devoted to evaluating signs and symptoms of both region-and system-specific disorders. Supporting pathophysiology is discussed and references are provided.