Textbooks

Acute Care:

Thought I wouldn’t need this…but it became my go-to resource

Every pediatric resident/PA/NP I’ve worked with has had this on hand! Worth the buy!

Example references from specific chapters:
Desai, R. (2016). Nephrology. In H. K. Hughes & L. K. Kahl (Eds.), The Harriet lane handbook (21st ed., pp. 516-547). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier

Jaganath, D., & Same, R. G. (2016). Microbiology and infectious disease. In H. K. Hughes & L. K. Kahl (Eds.), The Harriet lane handbook (21st ed.) (pp. 443-489). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier

Another essential for acute care!
10/10 recommend

Easy to read information organized by specialty e.g. cardiology, dermatology, neurology, oncology, orthopedics, etc.

Chiotos, K., Gerber, J. S, Handy, L., & Sulieman, S. (2016). Infectious diseases. In S. S. Shah, L. B. Zaoutis, M. Catallozzi, & G. Frank (Eds.), The Philadelphia Guide: Inpatient Pediatrics (2nd ed.) (pp. 237-302). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill

Lasa, J. L., Ravishankar, C., & Rossano, J. (2016). Cardiology. In S. S. Shah, L. B. Zaoutis, M. Catallozzi, & G. Frank (Eds.), The Philadelphia guide: Inpatient pediatrics (2nd ed.) (pp. 41-72). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill

Fitzgerald, J. C., Hall, M. W., Rajasekaran, S., Tamburro, R. F., Thomas, N. J., & Weiss, S. L. (2017). Bacterial Sepsis. In W. E. Morrison, K. L. Nelson McMillan, & D. H Shaffner (Eds.), Rogers’ Handbook of Pediatric Intensive Care (5th ed.) (pp. 430-437). Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer

Primary Care:

I’m not in primary care but thought this text was extremely comprehensive and a great overview!

Blosser, C. G, O’Keefe, C., & Sanderson, S. K. (2016). Infectious Diseases and Immunizations. In C. E. Burns, A. M. Dunn, M. A. Brady, N. B. Starr, C. G. Blosser, & D. L. Garzon (Eds.), Pediatric Primary Care (6th ed.) (pp. 474-548). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier

Toth, H., Vepraskas, S., & Weisgerber, M. (2017). Acid-Base and Electrolyte Disturbances. In R. M. Kliegman, P. S. Lye, B. J. Bordini, H. Toth, & D. Basel (Eds.), Nelson Pediatric Symptom-Based Diagnosis (pp. 831-850). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier

Mixed acute/primary texts I highly recommend:

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*All references are in APA format*
*All textbooks were purchased from Amazon*

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