Quick Reference Guide to Pediatric Care

Quick Reference Guide to Pediatric Care
2010 © American Academy of Pediatrics
Deepak M. Kamat MD, PhD, FAAP
1-58110-371-9 / 978-1-58110-371-7
Pediatrics, Point of Care


The all-new AAP Quick Reference Guide to Pediatric Care delivers the practical, action-oriented clinical solutions you need "right now." It's the perfect resource to use during or between patient encounters.

Authoritative AAP content is presented in a concise outline format that makes it easy to zero in on what you're looking for.

Quickly look up key information and recommendations on:

  • • Prevention
  • • Screening
  • • Signs and symptoms
  • • Treatment
  • • Emotional and behavioral problems
  • • Specific clinical problems
  • • Critical situations

Need-to-know information and advice on more than 230 topic areas - everything from abdominal pain and ADHD to herpes and HIV to umbilical anomalies and UTIs.

  • • Efficiently evaluate signs and symptoms
  • • Order the right screening/diagnostic tests
  • • Implement approved therapeutic strategies
  • • Prescribe safe and effective medications
  • • Confidently respond to patient questions
  • • Valuable "extras" help you find solutions even faster

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Quotes, Reviews or Testimonials

"This book will certainly be useful as a quick reference for busy pediatricians and family practice physicians to guide initial management and plan therapy for their patients."

-- Rajasekharan Warrier, MD (Ochsner for Children) Doody's Review


The book is targeted at busy pediatricians who need a quick guide and reference. It may be helpful to them in guiding initial workup and therapy and helping create a differential diagnosis list.

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