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  • Baby Care Anywhere
    Baby Care Anywhere: A Quick Guide to Parenting On the Go
    By Ben Spitalnick, MD, MBA, FAAP and Keith Seibert, MD, MBA, FAAP
  • Becoming a Pediatrician
    Becoming a Pediatrician: Your Guide to Exploring Pediatrics, Matching for Residency, and Starting Intern Year
    Edited by Daniel Schumacher, MD

    Your Guide to Exploring Pediatrics, Matching for Residency and Starting Intern Year - See more at: http://www.aap.org/en-us/about-the-aap/Committees-Councils-Sections/Medical-Students/Pages/Becoming-A-Pediatrician.aspx#sthash.mckTbUfH.dpuf

  • Berkowitz's Pediatrics, 5th Edition
    Berkowitz's Pediatrics, 5th Edition: A Primary Care Approach
    By Carol D. Berkowitz, MD, FAAP

    The reference of choice for pediatricians, pediatric residents, and medical students, the newly revised 5th edition provides clear, practice-oriented guidance of the core knowledge in pediatrics. Comprehensive coverage of hundreds of topics ranging from temper tantrums and thumb-sucking to diabetes and kidney disease make this an ideal reference for students, pediatric residents, pediatric nurse practitioners and nurses.

  • Berkowitz’s Pediatrics: A Primary Care Approach, 4th Edition
    Berkowitz’s Pediatrics: A Primary Care Approach, 4th Edition
    By Carol D. Berkowitz, MD, FAAP

    The newly revised and expanded 4th edition provides clear, practice-oriented guidance on clinical and psychosocial issues. The new 4th edition of Berkowitz’s Pediatrics: A Primary Care Approach is custom-built for efficient primary care problem-solving. It provides concise, practice-oriented guidance on all the most common issues -- both clinical and psychosocial -- you’re likely to encounter. Here’s hands-on help on topics ranging from temper tantrums and thumb-sucking to childhood cancer, kidney disease, and diabetes. Each clinical chapter reviews pertinent epidemiology and pathophysiology, then gives you clear, concise guidelines on what symptoms to look for, what alternative diagnoses to consider, what tests to order, and how to manage your patient. Updated edition features 13 all-new chapters including:

    - Global Health

    - Cultural Considerations and Competence

    - Pediatric Pain and Symptom Management

    - Complementary and Alternative Medicine

    - Pediatric Radiology

    - Principles of Pediatric Surgery

    - Genomics

    - Quality Improvement

    - Caring for Immigrant Children and Their Families

    - Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

    - Interpersonal Violence

    - Palliative Care

    - Emerging Infections

  • The Big Book of Symptoms
    The Big Book of Symptoms: A-Z Guide to Your Child’s Health
    Edited by Steven P. Shelov, MD, MS, FAAP and Shelly Vaziri Flais, MD, FAAP

    Raising a happy, healthy, well-adjusted child is one of the most demanding and challenging of all human endeavors. Fortunately it's also one of life's most rewarding. During the course of parenting, there may be times when parents come up against a situation in which they need help. The good news is that they are not alone.

  • Breastfeeding Handbook for Physicians, 2nd Edition
    Breastfeeding Handbook for Physicians, 2nd Edition
    By American Academy of Pediatrics and American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
    Edited by Richard J. Schanler, MD, FAAP, FABM, Nancy F. Krebs, MD, MS, FAAP and Sharon B. Mass, MD, FACOG, FABM

    American Academy of Pediatrics and American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists; Editor in chief: Richard J. Schanler, MD, FAAP, FABM; Co-editors: Nancy F. Krebs, MD, MS, FAAP and Sharon B. Mass, MD, FACOG, FABM

  • Breastfeeding Telephone Triage and Advice
    Breastfeeding Telephone Triage and Advice
    By Maya Bunik, MD, MSPH, FABM, FAAP

    Here’s how to respond when breastfeeding mothers call for help…

    Breastfeeding Telephone Triage and Advice

    Authored by Maya Bunik, MD, MSPH, FABM, FAAP

    This all-new decision support care tool helps nurses, lactation professionals, and other medical staff confidently advise breastfeeding mothers. Created by one of the field’s foremost authorities, it is designed to be used in tandem with the acclaimed AAP best seller Pediatric Telephone Protocols.

    This volume introduces 60 practice-tested protocols presented on easy-reading double-column pages to help simplify targeted triage decision-making. Grouped by topic area for quick, convenient access, the protocols you’ll find here include

    Mother

    * Sore nipples

    * Low milk supply

    * Breast pain

    * Nipple abnormality

    * Breast masses

    * Maternal medications

    * Maternal illnesses

    * Postpartum bleeding

    * Postpartum depression

    * Substances of abuse

    …and more!

    Milk Expression

    * Exclusive pumping

    * Expression of human milk

    * Milk storage

    Baby - Early

    * Breastfeeding in the first few weeks

    * Jaundice

    * Spitting up (reflux)

    * Gassiness

    * No latch or inability to latch

    * Nursing strike or refusal

    * Tongue-tie

    * Color change in human milk

    * Taste change in human milk

    …and more!

    Baby - Later

    * Older baby behaviors

    * Long-term breastfeeding

    * Weaning

    … and more!

    Special Circumstances

    * Feeding the baby with hypotonia

    * Feeding the baby with trisomy 21 (Down syndrome)

    * Tandem nursing

    * Nursing with pregnancy

    …and more!

    Proven protocols from a breastfeeding and telehealth care expert

    Maya Bunik, MD, MSPH, FABM, FAAP, is an associate professor of pediatrics at the University of Colorado Denver and medical director of the primary care teaching clinic at Children’s Hospital Colorado. As a practicing pediatrician, she has been helping mother-baby pairs with breastfeeding for more than 15 years. Her experience also includes serving as director of the Pediatric Advice Line Call Center at Children’s Hospital Oakland.

  • Breastfeeding Telephone Triage and Advice, 2nd Edition
    Breastfeeding Telephone Triage and Advice, 2nd Edition
    By Maya Bunik, MD, MSPH, FABM, FAAP
  • Bright Futures 3/E Pocket Guide
    Bright Futures 3/E Pocket Guide
    Edited by Joseph F. Hagan, Jr., MD, FAAP, Judith S. Shaw, RN, MPH, EdD and Paula M. Duncan, MD, FAAP

    All the essentials, one easy reference Pocket Guide summarizes each visit--developmental observation, physical exam, medical screening, immunizations, and anticipatory guidance. All the essentials, one easy reference Pocket Guide summarizes each visit--developmental observation, physical exam, medical screening, immunizations, and anticipatory guidance. Includes 4 all-new appendices--medical screening tables, resources, screening tools, sample scripts.

  • Bright Futures Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents, 4th Ed
    Bright Futures Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents, 4th Ed
    Edited by Joseph F. Hagan, Jr, MD, FAAP, Judith S. Shaw, EdD, MPH, RN, FAAP and Paula M. Duncan, MD, FAAP

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