Chapter 11. Introduction to the Clinical Assessment of Children

  1. Steve Byrne1,
  2. Steve Fisher,
  3. Peter-Marc Fortune2,
  4. Cassie Lawn3 and
  5. Sue Wieteska

Published Online: 9 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300833.ch11

Paediatric and Neonatal Safe Transfer and Retrieval: The Practical Approach

Paediatric and Neonatal Safe Transfer and Retrieval: The Practical Approach

How to Cite

Byrne, S., Fisher, S., Fortune, P.-M., Lawn, C. and Wieteska, S. (eds) (2008) Introduction to the Clinical Assessment of Children, in Paediatric and Neonatal Safe Transfer and Retrieval: The Practical Approach, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444300833.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Paediatrics/Neonatology, Middlesbrough, UK

  2. 2

    PICU, Manchester, UK

  3. 3

    Neonatology, Brighton, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 13 JUN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405169196

Online ISBN: 9781444300833

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Keywords:

  • primary and secondary surveys;
  • A B – airway and breathing;
  • immediate management of life-threatening respiratory problems;
  • D – disability;
  • E – exposure;
  • secondary survey;
  • primary survey

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Primary and Secondary Surveys

  • The Primary and Secondary Survey in Practice

  • Secondary Survey

  • Summary