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General considerations

Edited by Mark Davenport and Agostino Pierro

in Paediatric Surgery

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199208807
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191725876 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199208807.003.0001

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

General considerations

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Ethics - Consent - Withdrawal of treatment - Evidence-based medicine - Meta-analysis - Transport of the sick child - Anaesthesia - Analgesia - Intensive care - Sepsis - Antibiotics and children - Day-case surgery - Pre-assessment - The neurologically impaired child - Nutrition in the surgical patient - Vascular access - Radiology

Chapter.  11530 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Paediatric Surgery

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