Blueprints Pediatrics provides students with a concise, qneed-to-knowq review for the pediatrics rotation and the Boards. Each chapter is brief, written in narrative format, and includes pedagogical features such as bolded key words, tables, figures, and key points. This edition includes 2 new sections -- For the Boards, which presents 10 USMLE-style questions (answers a rationales at the end of the book) and For the Wards, a section of 2 case studies per chapters -- 40 to 50 cases, total. This edition includes 26 full-color dermatology and infectious disease photographs and multicolored flow diagrams of congenital heart defects. A website on thePoint includes the e-Book and 50-100 bonus questions in a question bank.However, RDS does occur uncommonly in term and near-term infants, either through incorrect dating of the ... Affected infants characteristically present with tachypnea, grunting, nasal flaring, chest wall retractions, and cyanosis in the first few ... A complete blood count, when obtained, is not suggestive of infection. ... Pathogens may include many of those detailed in Table 2-3; however, the most common agents are bacterial (group B Streptococcus; Escherichia coli; Klebsiella species).
|Author||:||Bradley S. Marino, Katie S. Fine|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2013-01-22|