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Pediatrics

Pediatric Physician Assistant

Pediatrics medicine is distinct from its adult counterpart in many ways! There are lots of great resources out there! Are we missing anything or do you have a suggestion? Let us know!

Books:

Harriet Lane is the go to resource for all things pediatrics

Maxwell’s Quick Reference is a cheap and simple guide for those who only want the basics!

Tarascon is the classic reference guide for all medication dosing

Elemental Medicine 

a quick read and helps fill in the gaps on lab intepretation


Links:

CHILDRENS HOSPITAL OF PHILADELPHIA

A library of clinical pathways for many common pediatric diseases

SEATTLE CHILDRENS HOSPITAL

Robust evidence-based clinical pathways

JOHNS HOPKINS ALL CHILDRENS HOSPITAL

A new but helpful resource for evidence based pathways!

CDC VACCINE SCHEDULE APP

A great mobile APP to help you keep track of pediatric vaccine schedules

AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS

One of the leading pediatric resources

PEDIATRIC ORTHO BULLETS

Evidence based free resources for all things pediatric ortho!

LAB TESTS ONLINE

A great place to look up tests by type or by diagnoses

MD CALC

Many medical calculators in one place. Creat Clearance, CHADs scores and more.

RADIOLOGY MASTERCLASS

A place to review chest xrays and other imaging

PEDIATRIC ELBOW XRAYS

Elbow ossification centers make pediatric elbow x-rays tough to interpret! You can use the acronym CRITOE to help identify what is normal and what is not!

STARTRADIOLOGY ELBOW XRAYS

Another great elbow x-ray resource! Lots of examples of using the anterior humeral and the radiocapitellar lines to identify fractures


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