From the Publisher
This book provides over 200 clinical problem-oriented self-assessment cases covering congenital and acquired conditions affecting all body systems in infants and children, and which present as emergencies. It includes numerous full colour illustrations and is designed in an easy-to-use format. Topics covered include allergy, abuse, burns, fractures and other trauma, feeding problems, respiratory problems, foreign bodies, genetic disorders, infections, poisoning, haematology, oncology and much more. This book will appeal to all health professionals dealing with emergencies involving children.