Evidence-based Paediatrics, Second Edition

Evidence-based Paediatrics, Second Edition

Editor(s): Virginia A Moyer, Elizabeth J Elliott, Ruth Gilbert, Terry Klassen, Stuart Logan, Craig Mellis, David J Henderson-Smart, Katrina Williams

Published Online: 16 NOV 2007

Print ISBN: 9780727917461

Online ISBN: 9780470987384

DOI: 10.1002/9780470987384

About this Book

Evidence Based Pediatrics and Child Health is a ground-breaking new text on pediatrics and child care management, using evidence based approach. It covers all the major childhood conditions and contains the features of both a handbook and a reference text. Each chapter combines both advice on management and how best to practice evidence based medicine with reviews of all the available evidence in a specific area.

The goal of the book is to help pediatricians and others who care for children to provide the best possible care by combining the best, most current evidence with special circumstances of each individual patient.

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Finding, Evaluating and Applying the Evidence

    1. Chapter 9

      Grading Quality of Evidence (pages 83–87)

      Alessandro Liberati, Roberto Buzzetti, Roberto Grilli, Nicola Magrini and Silvia Minozzi

    2. Chapter 14

      Communicating Evidence to Patients (pages 129–138)

      Lyndal Trevena, Heather M Davey, Alexandra Barratt, Phyllis Butow and Patrina Caldwell

    3. Chapter 17

      Using Evidence To Inform Decisions (pages 161–166)

      Katrina Williams, Andrew Hayen, C Raina Macintyre and Craig Mellis

  2. Part II: Evidence for Routine Practices: Screening/Prevention

    1. Chapter 18

      The Well Child (pages 168–180)

      Eugene Dinkevich, Jerry Niederman and Jordan Hupert

    2. Chapter 20

      Assessment of Developmental Delay (pages 191–199)

      Louise Hartley, Alison Salt, Paul Gringras and Jon Dorling

  3. Part III: Common Pediatric Conditions

    1. Chapter 31

      Croup (pages 305–317)

      Julie C Brown, Terry P Klassen and Natasha M Wiebe

    2. Chapter 46

      Cerebral Palsy (pages 469–481)

      Adam Scheinberg, Maureen E O'Donnell, Robert Armstrong and Katrina Williams

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