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Online Resources for Pediatric Education

CORE CONCEPTS OF PEDIATRICS,
2nd Edition

Editors, V Niebuhr and MJ Urbani
Chapters by UTMB Pediatric Faculty
c. 2017

Adolescent Medicine
Cardiology
Development: Normal & Disordered
Fluid and Electrolyte Therapy
Neonatology
Nutrition in Infancy, Childhood and Youth
Well Child Care

TOPICS IN PEDIATRICS
by UTMB Faculty or Former Faculty

Abuse and Neglect
James Lukefahr (formerly at UTMB)

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Patricia Beach & Virginia Niebuhr

Bugs and Drugs
Judith Rowen

Fluids and Electrolytes
Shivaiah Balachandra

Dermatology
Tasneen Poonawalla & Dayna Diven (formerly at UTMB)

Growth & Growth Disorders
Katrina Parker (formerly at UTMB)

Obesity, Overweight, & Dyslipidemia
Loni McCuistion Shepherd, Marney Gundlach (formerly at UTMB )

Otitis Media

David McCormick

SYSTEM-BASED PRACTICE
by UTMB Faculty

Asthma Practice Guidelines
While you were Wheezing, or Breathless in Galveston
Patricia Beach & Edward Brooks

Discharge Planning: Homeward Bound
Patricia Beach, Sally Robinson, Shirley Anderson

EMTALA: Ethics and the Law
Patricia Beach &  John Fraser

HIPPA (Health Information Portability & Privacy Act)
Gayani Silva and Virginia Niebuhr

Integrating Child and Adolescent
Mental Health into Primary Care
Stephen Barnett  (former UTMB Pediatric Faculty) and the Texas Medical Association

Professional Organizations
Patricia Beach

Texas Medicaid
Patricia Beach and Elizabeth Rodriguez-Lien

PATIENT EDUCATION MATERIALS

Healthy Children.org (from AAP)
Patient Education Online (from AAP)
UTMB Pediatrics Five Steps: My Plate

PEDIATRIC ORGANIZATIONS

Academic Pediatric Association (APA)
Accreditation Council on Graduate Medical Education  (ACGME)
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
Texas Pediatric Society (TPS)

POLICY STATEMENTS/
PRACTICE GUIDELINES

AAP Policy statements
CDC Guidelines
National Guidelines Clearinghouse, AHRQ
Texas Department of Health
US Preventive Services Task Force, for Children and Adolescents - abridged, pocketguide

SEARCHING TOOLS

Google Images
Google Scholar
PubMed  - tutorials on using PubMed
Searching Pediatrics.com
UTMB Pediatric Residents Library Guide

TEXTBOOKS
UTMB log-in required

Avery's Neonatology
Green. Child & Adolescent Clinical Psychopharmacology
The Harriet Lane Handbook, 20th edition, c. 2015
Neinstein. Adolescent Health Care: A Practical Guide
Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 19th ed. 2011
Park's Pediatric Cardiology for Practitioners

PROCEDURES
Airway Management
Asthma:  Spacer & Inhaler
Bag Mask Ventilation
G-Tube & Tracheostomy (Tholcken)
Inguinal Hernia Repair
Intraosseous Infusion & Placement
Intravenous Catheter Placement
IVs and Injections (wmv download, works differently)
Lumbar Puncture for infants (wmv download, works differently)
The Newborn Exam (Richardson)
Pediatric History & Physical Exam (Rowen)
Subluxation of the Radial Head
Throat Swab
Umbilical Hernia Repair in Children
Tick  Removal

WORKSHEETS
Well-Child Worksheets

TOPIC-SPECIFIC EXTERNAL RESOURCES

ADHD
CHADD: Children & Adults with ADHD
ADHD from National Institute of Mental Health
AAP Clinical Practice Guidelines
Diagnosis and Evaluation Treatment
The National Resource Center on ADHD

Autism

Autism Speaks 
Autism Society of America  
Autism from National Institute of Health

Bilirubin
BiliTool from bilitool.org

Blood Pressure
Nat'l High Blood Pressure Program,
NIH, NHLBI
Pocket Guide to
Blood Pressure Assessment in Children
. 
Hypertension Guidelines:
Blood Pressure Levels by Age and Height

Breastfeeding
Breastfeeding from CDC
Infant Risk Center (including Medications & Breastfeeding)
Breastfeeding Resources,
TX Dept. of Health Services
Toxicology Data Network,  
US Nat'l Library of Medicine

Dermatology
DermWeb

General Pediatrics
Bright Futures
PediatricEducation.org - weekly case-based topics

Genetics
Specific Genetic Disorders,
National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI).

Immunizations
Immunizations- for Pediatricians - AAP
Immunization Action Coalition
National Network for Immunization Information
Immunizations - Texas Dept. Health Services
School & Childcare Facility Requirements - Texas Dept. Health Services

Infectious Diseases
Red Book, AAP

Integrative/Complementary Medicine
Natural Standard.com
Natural Meds Compreh Database

Literacy
Reach Out and Read - Texas 

Nutrition
ChooseMyPlate.gov, from USDA
Nutritional Information from USDA


UTMB Pediatric Student Education 
UTMB Pediatric Resident Education
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last revision: 6-29-2015
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