The first text on the subject to focus specifically on the pediatric population, this comprehensive reference collects best practices in the prevention, recognition, diagnosis, and management of complications affecting the head and neck, ear, nose, and throat - addressing medical, surgical, and disease-related conditions, as well as situations in critical care treatment and transport.
Divided into sections concentrating on complications related to the head and neck, airway, nasal passage, ears, and facial structures, this guide:
* details possible complications that may occur alongside specific operative
* focuses on advancements in anesthesia, critical care, imaging, and wound healing
* provides methods for improved outcomes in the care of children suffering from syndromic features, cancer, sleep apnea, cleft palate, and maxillofacial trauma.
Special Topics. Above All, Do No Harm. The Hospital Experience. Cognitive Impairment. Systemic Disorders. Head and Neck. General. Airway and Endoscopy. Rhinology. Otology. Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Epilogue