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Curbside Consultation in Pediatric Sleep Disorders : 49 Clinical Questions (Paperback)

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Are you looking for concise, practical answers to those questions that are often left unanswered by traditional pediatric sleep disorder references? Are you seeking brief, evidence-based advice for complicated cases or controversial decisions?Curbside Consultation in Pediatric Sleep Disorders: 49 Clinical Questions provides quick answers to the tricky questions most commonly posed during a “curbside consultation” between pediatricians.Dr. Aaron Chidekel has designed this unique reference which offers expert advice, preferences, and opinions on tough clinical questions commonly associated with pediatric sleep disorders. The unique Q&A format provides quick access to current information related to pediatric sleep disorders with the simplicity of a conversation between two colleagues. Numerous images, diagrams, and references allow readers to browse large amounts of information in an expedited fashion.Some of the questions that are answered:
  • Why do we sleep and what is happening when children sleep?
  • How does sleep change from infancy to adulthood?
  • What are the latest recommendations for safe infant sleep and the prevention of SIDS?
  • What are some pearls or strategies to manage or even better, to prevent behavioral sleep disorders in young children?
  • What is obstructive sleep apnea syndrome?
  • What is narcolepsy and do children actually develop this condition?
  • Which of my patients should have a polysomnogram?
Curbside Consultation in Pediatric Sleep Disorders: 49 Clinical Questions provides information basic enough for residents while also incorporating expert advice that even high-volume pediatricians will appreciate. Pediatricians, family practitioners, and pediatric residents will benefit from the user-friendly, casual format and the expert advice contained within.
Number of Pages: 239
Genre: Medical
Sub-Genre: Pediatrics
Series Title: Curbside Consultation in Pediatrics
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Slack Inc
Language: English
Street Date: November 15, 2015
TCIN: 50106939
UPC: 9781617116018
Item Number (DPCI): 248-00-6697

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