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Caring for the Hospitalized Child: A Handbook of Inpatient Pediatrics, 2nd Edition

Edited by AAP Section on Hospital Medicine, Jeffrey C. Gershel, MD, FAAP and Daniel A. Rauch, MD, FAAP, FHM

Fully revised and updated, the second edition of this popular point-of-care manual offers practical, authoritative guidance in the hospital setting for safe, effective inpatient care from initial evaluation through hospital discharge management. Pediatric hospitalists provide proven recommendations for various pediatric inpatient problems, including anaphylaxis; cardiac conditions; dermatologic, ENT and GI issues; infectious diseases; seizure; eye trauma; fractures; physical and sexual abuse; and much more. New in the second edition:

18 new chapters on eating disorders, acute adrenal insufficiency, hyperthyroidism, hypoglycemia, genetics, inborn errors of metabolism, ovarian torsion, neutropenia, cultural effectiveness, transition to adult care, sepsis, suicide, systemic lupus erythematosus, abdominal masses, and much more

Two new sections on genetics and metabolism rheumatology

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Neonatal Resuscitation (NRP®) eBook Collection
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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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