Nelson Pediatric Symptom-Based Diagnosis

ISBN-13: 9780323399562

ISBN-10: 0323399568

Author: Robert M. Kliegman MD, Patricia S Lye MD, Brett J. Bordini MD FAAP, Heather Toth MD, Donald Basel BSc MBBCh

Edition: 1

Publication date:
2017
Publisher:
Elsevier
Format:
Hardcover 944 pages
Category:
Nursing, Pediatric
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Acknowledged author Robert M. Kliegman MD wrote Nelson Pediatric Symptom-Based Diagnosis comprising 944 pages back in 2017. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 0323399568 and 9780323399562. Since then Nelson Pediatric Symptom-Based Diagnosis textbook received total rating of 3.5 stars and was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $14.98 or rent at the marketplace.


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Nelson Pediatric Symptom-Based Diagnosis, by Drs. Robert M. Kliegman, Patricia S. Lye, Brett Bordini, Heather Toth, and Donald Basel, uses a unique, step-by-step, symptom-based approach to differential diagnosis of diseases and disorders in children and adolescents. Conveniently linked to the world’s best-selling pediatric reference, Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 20th Edition, it focuses on the symptoms you’re likely to see in general practice, as well as uncommon disorders. You’ll find clear guidance on exactly what to consider and how to proceed when faced with a host of common symptoms such as cough, fever, headache, chest pain, gait disturbances, and many more.

  • Features a practical, symptom-based approach that enables you to form an accurate diagnosis.
  • Uses the same consistent, step-by-step presentation in every chapter: History, Physical Examination, Diagnosis (including laboratory tests), Imaging, Diagnosis, and Treatment.
  • Covers new approaches to diagnostic imaging and genetic testing, new diagnostic guidelines, BRUE (brief resolved unexplained event), stroke in children, behavior disorders, syncope, recurrent fever syndromes, and much more.
  • Includes full-color illustrations, algorithms, tables, and "red flags" to aid differential diagnosis.
  • Serves as an ideal companion to Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 20th Edition. Content in this book is referenced and linked electronically to the larger text, providing easy access to full background and evidence-based treatment and management content when you own both references.
  • Expert Consult™ eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.