Clinical Pediatrics Respiratory Disorders

A pediatric practitioner deals mostly with the disorders of respiratory system. Majority of morbidity and mortality is related to this disorder. This book provides a rational approach to pediatric pulmonology practice. The text presents the subject as discussed in interactive sessions with clinicians and students. It explains that the key tools in effectively managing a critical care with respiratory disorder is to use mechanical ventilator support. Coverage of each procedure includes indications, contra-indications and on going care. The latest guidelines help to minimize trauma to the lungs and reduce patient's length of stay in a hospital /clinic. Incorporates recent advances in pediatric pulmonology for the benefit of postgraduates and practicing pediatricians.