AAP eBooks

Karen Z. Voter

  • Pediatric Pulmonology
    Pediatric Pulmonology
    By AAP Section on Pediatric Pulmonology
    Edited by Michael J. Light, MD, FAAP, Carol Jean Blaisdell, MD, FAAP and Douglas N. Homnick, MD, MPH, FAAP

    All new resource expertly guides you through the diagnosis, treatment, and ongoing management of virtually every pulmonary issue you're likely to encounter. You'll turn here often for the latest AAP findings and recommenations; assessment and testing how-tos; proven therapeutic strategies; procedures, and techniques; home care and monitoring considerations; and much more. This policy resource book from the American Acadmey of Pediatrics has problem-solving features in each information-rich chapter include illustrative case reports, key point summaries; and definitions of pulmonary-specific terms. This Pediatric Pulmonology has actual case reports, key point guidelines, detailed tables, figures with specific in-depth pulmonary data, and nearly 300 comprehensive and finely detailed images that complement the text. Content highlights: Foundation knowledge and know-how - anatomy and physiology; physical examination; pulmonary testing; imaging; bronchoscopy; Allergic conditions; acute bronchopulmonary aspergillosis; asthma; Anatomical disorders - congenital anomalies; chest wall and spinal deformities; Upper airway infections - croup, epiglottitis, and bacterial tracheitis; Lower airway infections - bronchiectasis; bronchiolitis; community-acquired pneumonia; complications of pneumonia; tuberculosis; Noninfectious pulmonary disorders - interstitial lung disease; bronchopulmonary dysplasia; pleural effusion; pneumothorax and pneumomediastinum; pulmonary hemorrhage; aspiration; Miscellaneous pulmonologic issues - lung transplantation; pulmonary disorders associated with obesity; functional respiratory disorders; sleep disorders; Genetic disorders; cystic fibrosis; primary ciliary dyskinesia; Lung disease associated with systemic disorders - pulmonary complications of cardiac disease; endocrine disorders; GI disorders; sickle cell disease; immunodeficiency disorders; neuromuscular disorders; cancer; Treating and managing pulmonary disease - airway clearance techniques; medication delivery; bronchodilators; antibiotics and corticosteroids; oxygen therapy; preventing and treating tobacco dependence; home monitoring; home ventilation.

  • 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.

  • Pediatric Pulmonology, Asthma, and Sleep Medicine: A Quick Reference Guide
    Pediatric Pulmonology, Asthma, and Sleep Medicine: A Quick Reference Guide
    By AAP Section on Pediatric Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine

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Neonatal Resuscitation (NRP®) eBook Collection
Available exclusively from the AAP! The Neonatal Resuscitation (NRP®) eBook Collection, includes the Textbook of Neonatal Resuscitation®, 7th Edition, which is available in English and Spanish.

NEW! AAP 90th Anniversary Publication
Learn about the history of the AAP: The American Academy of Pediatrics: 90 Years of Caring for Children 1930-2020

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