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  • 2012-2013 Nelson's Pediatric Antimicrobial Therapy
    2012-2013 Nelson's Pediatric Antimicrobial Therapy
    By John D. Nelson, MD
    Edited by John S. Bradley, MD

    Practical, evidence-based recommendations from the experts in antimicrobial therapy

    This bestselling and widely used resource on pediatric antimicrobial therapy provides instant access to reliable, up-to-the-minute recommendations for treatment of all infectious diseases in children.

    For each disease, the authors provide a commentary to help health care providers select the best of all antimicrobial choices. The inquiring physician can immediately link to the evidence for the recommendation in the ebook or mobile version. Drug descriptions cover all antimicrobial agents available today and include complete information about dosing regimens.

    In response to growing concerns about overuse of antibiotics, the book includes guidelines on when not to prescribe antimicrobials.

    Key features in 19th Edition!

    * Updated information regarding the strength and the level of evidence for all treatment recommendations

    * New chapter on antibiotic therapy for obese children

    * New chapter on antimicrobial prophylaxis and prevention of symptomatic infection

    * Includes treatment of parasitic infections and tropical medicine.

    * Updated anti-infective drug listing, complete with formulations and dosages.

    * Balanced information on safety, efficacy and tolerability with data on costs and availability of drugs

    Contents

    1. Choosing Among Antibiotics Within a Class: Beta-Lactams, Macrolides, Aminoglycosides, and Fluoroquinolones

    2. Choosing Among Antifungal Agents: Polyenes, Azoles, and Echinocandins

    3. How Antibiotic Dosages Are Determined Using Susceptibility Data, Pharmacodynamics, and Treatment Outcomes

    4. Community-Associated Methicilin-Resistant Staphylococcus auteus

    5. Antimicrobial Therapy for Newborns

    6. Antimicrobial Therapy According to Clinical Syndromes

    7. Preferred Therapy for Specific Bacterial and Mycobacterial Pathogens

    8. Preferred Therapy for Specific Fungal Pathogens

    9. Preferred Therapy for Specific Viral Pathogens

    10. Preferred Therapy for Specific Parasitic Pathogens

    11. Alphabetic Listing of Antimicrobials

    12. Antibiotic Therapy for Obese Children NEW!

    13. Antibiotic Therapy for Patients With Renal Failure

    14. Antimicrobial Prophylaxis/Prevention of Symptomatic Infection NEW!

    15. Sequential Parenteral-Oral Antibiotic Therapy (Oral Step-Down Therapy) for Serious Infections

    16. Adverse Reactions to Antimicrobial Agents

    17. Drug Interactions

  • 2014 Nelson's Pediatric Antimicrobial Therapy, 20th Edition
    2014 Nelson's Pediatric Antimicrobial Therapy, 20th Edition
    Edited by John S. Bradley, MD, FAAP, John D. Nelson, MD, David W. Kimberlin, MD, FAAP and John A.D. Leake, MD, MPH

    Practical, evidence-based recommendations from the experts in antimicrobial therapy

  • 2015 Nelson's Pediatric Antimicrobial Therapy, 21st Edition
    2015 Nelson's Pediatric Antimicrobial Therapy, 21st Edition
    Edited by John S. Bradley, MD, FAAP and David W. Kimberlin, MD, FAAP

    New! This bestselling and widely used resource on pediatric antimicrobial therapy provides instant access to reliable, up-to-the-minute recommendations for treatment of all infectious diseases in children.

  • 2016 Nelson's Pediatric Antimicrobial Therapy 22nd Ed
    2016 Nelson's Pediatric Antimicrobial Therapy 22nd Ed
    By John S. Bradley, MD and John D. Nelson, MD
    Edited by Joseph B. Cantey, MD and David W. Kimberlin, MD, FAAP
  • 2017 Nelson’s Pediatric Antimicrobial Therapy, 23rd Ed
    2017 Nelson’s Pediatric Antimicrobial Therapy, 23rd Ed
    Edited by John S. Bradley, MD, Elizabeth D. Barnett, MD and Joseph B. Cantey, MD
  • 5210 Pediatric Obesity Clinical Decision Support Chart
    5210 Pediatric Obesity Clinical Decision Support Chart
    Edited by Sandra G. Hassink, MD, FAAP

    Call documentation, Red flags to watch for, Call prioritization, Dealing with difficult callers and much more.

  • 5210 Pediatric Obesity Clinical Decision Support Chart, 2nd ed.
    5210 Pediatric Obesity Clinical Decision Support Chart, 2nd ed.
    By American Academy of Pediatrics
    Edited by Jonathan Fanburg, MD, MPH, FAAP

    This convenient flip chart provides child health care professionals practical support and guidance to help improve care and outcomes for overweight youth.

  • A Parent’s Guide to Childhood Obesity
    A Parent’s Guide to Childhood Obesity: A Road Map to Health
    By American Academy of Pediatrics
    Edited by Sandra G. Hassink, MD, FAAP and Richard Trubo

    This award-winning guide provides solutions and resources for parents and other caregivers who are concerned about childhood obesity and overweight children.

  • AAP Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
    AAP Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
    By AAP Section on Developmental and Behavioral Peditrics
    Edited by Robert G. Voigt, MD, FAAP, Michelle M. Macias, MD, FAAP and Scott M. Myers, MD, FAAP

    Developed by leading experts in developmental and behavioral pediatrics, the all-new AAP Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics gives one place to turn for expert recommendations to deliver, coordinate, and/or monitor quality developmental/behavioral care within the medical home.

  • AAP Textbook of Adolescent Health Care
    AAP Textbook of Adolescent Health Care
    Edited by Martin M. Fisher, MD, FAAP, Elizabeth M. Alderman, MD, FAAP, Richard E. Kreipe, MD, FAAP and Walter D. Rosenfeld, MD, FAAP

    Trustworthy guidance spanning every aspect of adolescent health care. Directed by a distinguished editorial team and more than a hundred specialist contributors draw on extensive teen care experience to show you how to: Create a teen friendly office, improve your clinical preventive services, use precisely targeted assessment and diagnostic tools, implement state-of-the-art disease management techniques. Identify and treat eating disorders, screen for substance abuse, counsel patients and parents about adolescent high-risk health behaviors assess diverse mental health disorders, make appropriate specialist referrals, comply with today's confidentiality and privacy requirements, and maximize payment with proper coding and documentation procedures. Unlike other adolescent medicine references, the all-new AAP Textbook of Adolescent Care is an action-oriented working tool expressly built for efficient, on-target clinical problem-solving. Broad scope - Nearly 200 chapters cover physical growth and development, examination and laboratory screening, sexual development, puberty, obesity, sleep disorders, adolescent dermatology and much more. Clear management guidelines - Provides step-by-step recommendations: what to do, how to do it; when to admit, when to treat, when to refer. Evidence-based approach - Treat patients and counsel parents with high confidence. Excellent study reference - for the pediatric or internal medicine boards. Practical, how-to information and recommendations you'll consult again and again.

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