Pediatric Toxicology: Diagnosis and Management of the Poisoned Child
Evidence-based and age-specific, this book guides the clinician through the diagnosis and management of the poisoned pediatric patient. Features high yield facts at the start of each chapter, case presentations throughout, a 200+ question self-assessment section, antidote dosage tables, color plates, and coverage of herbal products, vitamins, cosmetics, spider bites, and snake bites.
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Pediatric Poison Prevention
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absorption abuse acetaminophen acid activated charcoal acute administration adolescents adults agents airway alcohol amphetamine Ann Emerg anticholinergic antidepressants antidote antivenom Association of Poison benzodiazepines blood calcium cardiac cardiovascular cause Chapter child chronic clinical cocaine colchicine concentration cyanide death decontamination decreased depression dialysis digoxin dose drug dysrhythmias edema effects electrolyte envenomation ethanol fetal fluid gastric gastric lavage gastrointestinal hemodialysis hepatic HIGH-YIELD FACTS hyperthermia hypokalemia hypotension increased infants ingestion inhalation injury intoxication laboratory lavage lead levels lithium mental status mercury metabolic acidosis methemoglobin methemoglobinemia mg/kg mushroom naloxone nausea neonates neuroleptic neurologic occur opioid oral overdose oxygen patients pediatric poison center Poison Control Centers potential pregnancy present pulmonary receptors renal failure reported respiratory result risk salicylate seizures serum significant sodium substances symptoms syndrome Table tachycardia theophylline therapeutic therapy tion toxicity Toxicology toxidrome toxin treatment urine venom vitamin vomiting whole bowel irrigation