Fast Facts for Pediatric Primary Care: A Guide for Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants

Editor/Author Ruggiero, Kristine and Ruggiero, Michael
Publication Year: 2021
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 978-0-82-615183-4
Category: Health & Medicine - Nursing
Image Count: 24
Book Status: Pending
Predicted Release Month: Sept 2021
Table of Contents

This quick-access reference guide encompasses all key diagnostic and management essentials needed for safe and effective pediatric practice.

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Table of Contents

  • Contributors
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • Part I: ESSENTIALS OF PEDIATRIC PRIMARY CARE
  • 1. Assessment of a Pediatric Patient - Kristine M. Ruggiero
  • 2. Pediatric Growth and Development - Kristine M. Ruggiero
  • Part II: COMMON CLINICAL PROBLEMS
  • 3. Abnormalities of the Ears, Eyes, Nose, and Throat (EENT) Commonly Seen in Pediatric Primary Care - Michael S. Ruggiero
  • 4. Abnormalities of the Respiratory System Commonly Seen in Pediatric Primary Care - Michael S. Ruggiero
  • 5. Cardiac Abnormalities Commonly Seen in Pediatric Primary Care - Allea Scifo and M. T. Parsons
  • 6. Common Gastroenterologic Conditions Seen in Pediatric Primary Care - Kristine M. Ruggiero
  • 7. Common Neurologic Complaints Seen in Pediatric Primary Care - Michael S. Ruggiero
  • 8. Common Musculoskeletal Complaints Seen in Pediatric Primary Care - Michael S. Ruggiero
  • 9. Dermatologic Abnormalities Commonly Seen in Pediatric Primary Care - Kristine M. Ruggiero
  • 10. Common Pediatric Renal/Urologic Disorders Seen in Pediatric Primary Care - Michael S. Ruggiero
  • 11. Common Neonatal Conditions Seen in Pediatric Primary Care - Meredith Scannell
  • 12. Infectious Diseases Commonly Seen in Pediatric Primary Care - Josh Merson and Kristine M. Ruggiero
  • 13. Endocrine Abnormalities Commonly Seen in Pediatric Primary Care - Casey Sweeney and Kristine M. Ruggiero
  • 14. Common Allergies and Immunodeficiencies Seen in Pediatric Primary Care - Laura Cline
  • 15. Disorders in Hematology and Oncology Commonly Seen in Pediatric Primary Care - Kristine M. Ruggiero
  • 16. Common Behavioral/Mental Health Complaints in Pediatric Primary Care - Kristine M. Ruggiero, Rebecca Sarvendram, and Elizabeth Maloney
  • 17. Common Genetic Disorders Seen in Pediatric Primary Care - Leah Hecht and Sharon Lincoln
  • Part III: POINT-OF-CARE TESTING
  • 18. Point-of-Care Testing in Pediatric Primary Care - Kristine M. Ruggiero