Nelson Pediatrics Board Review

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Author Dean, Jr & Bell
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Review and retain the information you need for success on the boards withNelson Pediatrics Board Review: Certification and Recertification. This highly practical review toolfollows the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) general pediatrics content outline, with topics weighted to correlate with the exam. Must-know information is presented in a way that'seasy to study and remember, and is backed by the Nelson family of references that you know and trust for current, authoritative information in your field.

Table of Contents
Chapter 1. Maximizing Test Performance: Effective Study and Test-Taking StrategiesSection 1: Allergy Chapter 2. Atopic SyndromeChapter 3. Allergies, Immunotherapy, and AnaphylaxisChapter 4. Selected Topics in AllergySection 2: Cardiology Chapter 5. Clinical Approach to Common Complaints in CardiologyChapter 6. Structural Heart DiseaseChapter 7. Acquired Heart DiseaseChapter 8. Selected Topics in CardiologySection 3: Dermatology Chapter 9. Neonatal Skin DisordersChapter 10. Dermatologic EmergenciesChapter 11. Infectious DermatologyChapter 12. Selected Topics in DermatologySection 4: Emergency Medicine and Trauma Chapter 13. ShockChapter 14. BRUE, SIDS, and Cardiopulmonary ArrestChapter 15. TraumaChapter 16. Bites, Stings, and WoundsChapter 17. Heat-Related Illnesses and DrowningChapter 18. ToxicologyChapter 19. Selected Topics in Emergency MedicineSection 5: Endocrinology Chapter 20. Hyperglycemia and HypoglycemiaChapter 21. Disorders in Sex Differentiation and Pubertal DevelopmentChapter 22. Growth DisordersChapter 23. Thyroid DisordersChapter 24. Disorders of Calcium HomeostasisChapter 25. Adrenal DisordersChapter 26. Endocrinologic DysnatremiasChapter 27. Selected Topics in EndocrinologySection 6: Gastroenterology Chapter 28. Clinical Approach to Emesis and DiarrheaChapter 29. Clinical Approach to GI BleedChapter 30. Esophageal and Gastric DisordersChapter 31. Intestinal DisordersChapter 32. Hepatobiliary Disorders and Liver FailureChapter 33. Pancreatic DisordersChapter 34. Functional Gastrointestinal DisordersSection 7: Genetics and Dysmorphology Chapter 35. Selected Topics in Genetics and DysmorphologySection 8: Hematology Chapter 36. Erythrocyte DisordersChapter 37. Platelet Disorders and CoagulopathiesChapter 38. Selected Topics in HematologySection 9: Immunology Chapter 39. Clinical Approach to Suspected Immune DeficiencyChapter 40. Phagocyte DisordersChapter 41. Humoral and Combined ImmunodeficienciesChapter 42. Selected Topics in ImmunologySection 10: Infectious Diseases Chapter 43. Clinical Approach to Common ID ComplaintsChapter 44. BacteriaChapter 45. VirusesChapter 46. Fungi, Worms, and ParasitesChapter 47. Therapeutic Agents in Infectious DiseasesSection 11: Metabolism Chapter 48. Clinical Approach to Suspected Metabolic DisorderChapter 49. Review of Selected Metabolic DisordersSection 12: Nephrology Chapter 50. Management of Fluids and ElectrolytesChapter 51. Clinical Approach to Acid-Base DisturbancesChapter 52. Clinical Approach to Common Complaints in NephrologyChapter 53. Nephritic and Nephrotic SyndromesChapter 54. Selected Topics in NephrologySection 13: Neurology Chapter 55. Selected Topics in the Neurologic AssessmentChapter 56. Altered Mental Status and HeadacheChapter 57. SeizuresChapter 58. Weakness and AtaxiaChapter 59. Congenital Malformations of the CNSChapter 60. Selected Topics in NeurologySection 14: Oncology Chapter 61. Hematologic MalignanciesChapter 62. Neuroblastoma and Brain TumorsChapter 63. Solid TumorsChapter 64. Selected Topics in OncologySection 15: Ophthalmology Chapter 65. Clinical Approach to Common Ophthalmologic ComplaintsChapter 66. Disorders of Eye Alignment and MovementChapter 67. Disorders of the External Eye and Anterior SegmentChapter 68. Disorders of the Posterior SegmentSection 16: Otorhinolaryngology Chapter 69. Disorders of the Ear and AuditionChapter 70. Disorders of the Nose and SinusesChapter 71. Disorders of the Oropharynx and NeckSection 17: Orthopedics Chapter 72. Common Orthopedic InjuriesChapter 73. Selected Topics in OrthopedicsSection 18: Pulmonology Chapter 74. Clinical Approach to Common Pulmonologic ComplaintsChapter 75. Neonatal Lung DisordersChapter 76. Disorders of the Upper and Lower AirwaysChapter 77. Parenchymal and Extrapulmonary DisordersChapter 78. Systemic Diseases with Pulmonary InvolvementSection 19: Psychiatry Chapter 79. Selected Topics in PsychiatrySection 20: Rheumatology Chapter 80. Clinical Approach to ArthritisChapter 81. Inflammatory ArthritisChapter 82. Collagen Vascular DiseasesChapter 83. Selected Topics in RheumatologySection 21: Urology Chapter 84. Disorders of the Collecting System, Kidney, Bladder, and UrethraChapter 85. Disorders of the Male Genital SystemSection 22: Ambulatory Pediatrics Chapter 86. NutritionChapter 87. ImmunizationsChapter 88. Preventive PediatricsChapter 89. Normal Development and Disorders of Cognition, Language, and LearningChapter 90. Child Abuse and NeglectSection 23: Adolescent Medicine Chapter 91. Menstrual Disorders and Hormonal ContraceptionChapter 92. Infectious Diseases of the Genital TractChapter 93. Selected Topics in GynecologyChapter 94. Selected Topics in Adolescent MedicineChapter 95. Selected Topics in Prenatal Medicine and ObstetricsSection 24: Research and Statistics Chapter 96. Clinical EpidemiologySection 25: Ethics Chapter 97. EthicsSection 26: Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Chapter 98. Patient Safety and Quality Improvement