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APPROACH TO PEDIATRIC EMERGENCY (pb)2011
Author: CHOUDHURY
ISBN: 9789350253861
Year: 2011
Publisher: JAYPEE BROTHERS MEDICAL PUBLISHERS PVT LTD.
Category: PAEDIATRICS
Edition: 1
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Pages: 509
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 TABLE OF CONTENTS
SECTION 1: GENERAL EMERGENCY
1.1. Setting-up Pediatric Emergency Department 3
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Pediatric Resuscitation Equipment 3
• Monitoring and Recording Vital Functions 6
• Transferring the Patient 6
• Documentation in ED 8
1.2. Approach to a Child in Pediatric Emergency Department 9
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Warning Symptoms in History 9
• Warning Signs in Examination 9
• Decision-making in Pediatric Emergency 9
• Normal Vital Signs 10
• Things to be done in Emergency Room 10
1.3. Early Assessment and Emergency Triage 12
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Priority 1—Severe Life-threatening Emergency 12
• Priority 2—Acute Medical Problems or Distress 12
• Priority 3—Semiurgent Acute Medical Problems 13
• Priority 4—Nonurgent Acute Medical Problems 13
• Priority 5—Condition is Stable and will not Deteriorate
as a Result of Waiting 13
SECTION 2: RESUSCITATION
2.1. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation 17
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Joshi Anand Karketta, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Airway 17
• Breathing 18
• Circulation 19
2.2. Shock 24
Joshi Anand Karketta, Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Types of Shock 24
• Clinical Features 24
• Investigations 25
• Management 26
2.3. Coma 28
Mahasweta Chaudhuri, Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Etiology 28
• History 29
• Physical Examination 29
• Neurological Examination 30
• Investigations 32
• Management 33
• Emergency Management of Raised Intracranial Pressure 34
• Antiseizure Medications in Coma 34
• Choice of Empiric Antimicrobials 36
• Prognosis 36
2.4. Syncope 37
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Basic Vascular Pathophysiology 37
• Causes 37
• History 38
• Goals 38
• Physical Examination 39
• Differential Diagnosis 39
• Investigations 39
• Treatment 39
2.5. Anaphylaxis 40
Joshi Anand Karketta, Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Common Known Causes of Anaphylaxis 40
• Different Types of Presentation 40
• Management 40
2.6. Oxygen Administration 44
Mahasweta Chaudhuri, Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Drawbacks of SpO2 45
• Humidification of Oxygen 45
• Administration of Oxygen 45
• Measurement of Delivered Oxygen 46
• Practice Points 46
• Disadvantages of Oxygen Therapy 46
2.7. Fluid and Electrolyte Balance 47
Joshi Anand Karketta, Jaydeep Choudhury, Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• General Guidelines for Rehydration 47
• Rehydration in Acute Gastroenteritis 47
• Hyponatremic Dehydration 50
• Hypernatremic Dehydration 51
• Hyperkalemia 53
• Hypokalemia 54
• Hypocalcemia 55
2.8. Blood Component Transfusion 56
Sudipta Sekhar Das
• Red Blood Cell 56
• Platelets 58
• Plasma 59
• Cryoprecipitate 60
• Granulocytes 61
• Blood Component Administration 61
• Complications of Transfusion 62
• Current Controversies and Unresolved Issues 62
• Use of Non-Cross-matched Blood in Emergency
Situations 64
• Emerging Technologies 64
SECTION 3: SEDATION, ANALGESIA, INTUBATION AND PROCEDURES
3.1. Sedation, Analgesia, Paralysis and Drug Dilutions 69
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Goals of Sedation in the ER 69
• Classes of Drugs Commonly Used in the ER 69
• Basic Pharmacologic Principles 70
• Opioids 70
• Benzodiazepines 72
• Ketamine 73
• Propofol 75
• Muscle Relaxants 77
3.2. Basics of Intubation 84
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Mahasweta Chaudhuri
• Indications for Intubation 84
• Equipment 86
• Preparing for the Procedure 87
• Positioning the Patient 87
• Procedure 87
3.3. Rapid Sequence Intubation 89
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Fundamental Concept 89
• Indications 89
• Contraindications 89
• Technique 90
3.4. Intraosseous Access 94
Jaydeep Choudhury
• Contraindications 94
• Procedure 94
3.5. Chest Tube Drainage and Needle Thoracocentesis 97
Mahasweta Chaudhuri, Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Points to Remember 97
• Chest Tube Placement 97
• Procedure 97
• Complications 99
3.6. Needle Pericardiocentesis 100
Mahasweta Chaudhuri, Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Indications 100
• Contraindications 100
• Equipment 101
• Procedure 101
• Post-procedure Monitoring 102
• Complications 102
3.7. Cricothyrotomy 103
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Procedure 103
• Complications 103
SECTION 4: NEONATAL EMERGENCIES
4.1. Neonatal Emergencies 107
Jaydeep Choudhury
• Severe Hypothermia 107
• Seizures 108
• Hypoglycemia 109
• Neonatal Hemorrhage 110
• Neonatal Apnea 110
• Air Leak 111
4.2. Prolonged Neonatal Jaundice 113
Jaydeep Choudhury, Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Common Causes of Unconjugated
Hyperbilirubinemia in Children 113
• Clinical Assessment of Unconjugated Hyperbilirubinemia.. 113
• Approach to Patients Presenting with Jaundice
at Emergency Room 114
• Factors Increasing Effectiveness of Phototherapy 115
• Treatment of Unconjugated Hyperbilirubinemia 115
• Treatment of Conjugated Hyperbilirubinemia 115
4.3. Bleeding Neonate 123
Jaydeep Choudhury, Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Few Points in History 123
• Examination 123
• Baseline Investigations 123
• Management 124
4.4. Neonatal Collapse 126
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Causes 126
• Associated Clinical Features 127
• Investigations 127
• Hyperoxia Test 127
• Management 128
• Practice Points 129
SECTION 5: RESPIRATORY EMERGENCIES
5.1. Respiratory Distress and Noisy Breathing 133
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Evaluation of a Child with Respiratory Distress 133
• Noisy Breathing 134
• Approach to Noisy Breathing 135
5.2. Croup 136
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Clinical Presentation 136
• Practice Points 136
5.3. Acute Epiglottitis 139
Saheli Misra, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Etiology 139
• Symptoms 139
• Signs 139
• Caution 139
• Management 140
• Recommended Antibiotics 140
5.4. Bronchiolitis 142
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Etiology 142
• Clinical Presentation 142
• Risk factors 143
• Social Risk Factors 143
• Diagnosis 143
• Management 143
• Practice Points 144
5.5. Acute Severe Asthma 145
Jaydeep Choudhury, Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Evaluation of Severity of an Acute Episode of
Asthma—in Children above 2 Years 145
• Caveat 145
• Criteria for Hospital Admission 146
• Management 146
• Good Response Group 147
• Signs of High Risk 148
• Poor Response Group 148
• First Attack of Status Asthmaticus 149
SECTION 6: CARDIOVASCULAR EMERGENCIES
6.1. Cyanotic Spell 153
Mahasweta Chaudhuri, Jaydeep Choudhury, Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Pathophysiology 153
• Management 154
• Practice Points 155
6.2. Heart Failure 156
Joshi Anand Karketta, Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Common Causes of Heart Failure 156
• Physical Examination 156
• Investigations 156
• General Management 157
• Specific Management 157
• Practice Points 157
6.3. Abnormal Pulse Rate or Rhythm 160
Amitabha Chattopadhyay, Biswajit Bandopadhyay
• Bradyarrhythmia 161
• Tachyarrhythmia 161
• History 162
• Clinical Scenario 162
• ECG 162
• General Management of Arrhythmia 163
• Bradycardia 164
• Tachycardia 165
• Supraventricular Tachycardia 167
• Management 169
• Wide-complex Tachycardia 170
• Defibrillator for Cardioversion 174
6.4. Chest Pain 175
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Assessment 176
• Management 177
6.5. Cardiac Emergencies in a Noncardiac Set-up 179
Amitabha Chattopadhyay, Biswajit Bandopadhyay
• Clinical Evaluation 180
• Clinical Scenario 181
• Interpretation of Chest X-ray when Heart
Disease is Suspected 181
• Features Suggestive of a Duct Dependent Lesion 181
• Time of Presentation 182
• Presentation 182
• Duct Dependent Systemic Lesions 182
• Management 182
• Prolonged QT Syndrome 182
• Drugs that Prolong QT Interval 183
SECTION 7: GASTROINTESTINAL EMERGENCIES
7.1. Acute Abdominal Pain 187
Jaydeep Choudhury
• Red Flags 187
• Initial Clues for Severe Abdominal Pain 187
• Acute Lower Abdominal Pain 188
• Pediatric Gynecological Emergencies 190
• Investigation 192
• Midgut Malrotation 192
7.2. Acute Scrotum 194
Jaydeep Choudhury, Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Torsion of the Testis 194
• Torsion of the Hydatid of Morgagni 195
• Idiopathic Scrotal Edema 196
• Testicular Trauma 196
• Epididymo-orchitis 196
7.3. Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding 198
Jaydeep Choudhury
• Investigations 199
• Management 199
7.4. Fulminant Hepatic Failure 202
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Etiology 202
• Clinical Manifestations 202
• Investigations 202
• Red Flag Signs 204
• Management 204
• Follow-up and Monitoring 206
• Temporary Hepatic Support 206
SECTION 8: RENAL EMERGENCIES
8.1. Acute Renal Failure 209
Jaydeep Choudhury
• Causes of ARF 209
• Presentations in Emergency 209
• Assessment of Severity 209
xviii Approach to Pediatric Emergency
• Determination of Underlying Cause 210
• Investigations 210
• Points to Ponder 211
• Management 211
• Diet 211
• Infection 211
• Indications of Dialysis in ARF 213
8.2. Hypertensive Crisis 214
Saheli Misra
• Immediate Evaluation 216
• Evaluation for Identifiable Cause 216
• Features of End Organ Damage 216
• Basic Investigations 216
• Advanced Investigations 216
• Management 217
8.3. Hematuria 220
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Indications for Prompt Evaluation 220
• History 220
• Family History 221
• Physical Examination 221
• Basic Investigations 221
• Practice Points 221
SECTION 9: NEUROLOGICAL EMERGENCIES
9.1. Headache 225
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Headache with Fever 225
• Headache without Fever 225
• Migraine 225
• Pseudotumor Cerebri 227
• Raised Intracranial Pressure 227
• Hydrocephalus with Shunt 228
• Arteriovenous Malformation and Subarachnoid
Hemorrhage 229
• Hypertension 229
• Trauma 229
• Tension Headache 229
• Indications for a CT Scan in a Child with Headache 229
9.2. Status Epilepticus 231
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Etiology 231
• Management 231
• Practice Points 233
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9.3. Rapid Onset Limb Weakness 235
Jaydeep Choudhury
• Indications for Hospitalization 236
• Investigations 236
• Management 238
SECTION 10: HEMATOLOGICAL EMERGENCIES
10.1. Sickle Cell Disease and Crisis 243
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Vaso-occlusive Crises 243
• Acute Splenic Sequestration Crisis 244
• Aplastic Crisis 245
SECTION 11: ENDOCRINAL EMERGENCIES
11.1. Diabetic Ketoacidosis 249
Jaydeep Choudhury
• Assessment 249
• Intervention 249
• Investigations 249
• Treatment 250
• Monitoring Initial Progress 252
• Complications During Treatment 252
• Cerebral Edema 252
• Further Care 253
11.2. Hypoglycemia in Neonates and Children 254
Joshi Anand Karketta, Jaydeep Choudhury, Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Clinical Features 254
• Optimum Time to Screen for Hypoglycemia 256
• Blood Sampling 256
• Clinical Clues Leading to High Risk Group for
Hypoglycemia 256
• Investigations 257
• Hyperinsulinism 257
• Causes of Hyperinsulinism 257
• Neurodevelopmental Outcome of Hypoglycemia 258
• Management 258
• Tapering 258
• Drugs Causing Hypoglycemia 259
• Practice Points 260
11.3. Adrenal Insufficiency and Addisonian Crisis 262
Saheli Misra, Jaydeep Choudhury
• High-risk Group for Adrenal Insufficiency 263
• Signs and Symptoms 263
xx Approach to Pediatric Emergency
• Investigations 263
• Treatment 264
SECTION 12: ENVIRONMENTAL PROBLEMS
12.1. Animal Bites 267
Tapan Kumar Ghosh, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Etiology 268
• Clinical Types 269
• Modes of Transmission 269
• Clinical Features 269
• Diagnosis 270
• WHO Classification of Bites 270
• Management 270
• Rabies Immunoglobulin (RIG) 271
• Antirabies Vaccines 272
• Pre-exposure Schedule 274
• Canine Rabies 274
12.2. Snake Bite 276
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Clinical Effects 276
• Laboratory Findings and Monitoring 277
• Management 277
• Who should be given Antivenin? 278
• Neuroparalysis 279
• Supportive Treatment 279
12.3. Scorpion Sting 281
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Indian Scorpions 281
• Effects of Scorpion Envenomation 281
• Grading of Clinical Manifestations 282
• Clinical and Laboratory Monitoring 282
• Management of Grade III Patients in ICU 282
• Advantages of Prazosin 283
• Adverse Effects of Prazosin 283
12.4. Near Drowning 284
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Pathophysiology 284
• Etiology 284
• History and Clinical Findings 284
• Complications 285
• Laboratory Investigations 285
• Prehospital Intervention 285
• Emergency Department Management 286
• Hospital Admission Criteria 286
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• Hypothermia 287
• Cerebral Edema 287
• General Measures for Management 287
• Practice Points 287
• Prognosis 287
• Orlowski’s Prognostic Scoring System 288
12.5. Burn 289
Jaydeep Choudhury
• First Aid: To be done at the Site of Burn 289
• Life Support 289
• Degree of Burn 289
• Admission Criteria for Pediatric Burns Patients 290
• Fluid Resuscitation 290
• Sedation 290
• Infection 291
• Stress Ulcer 291
• Topical Treatment 291
• Complications 291
12.6. Electrical Burn 292
Jaydeep Choudhury
• Management 292
• Admission Criteria 292
• Discharge after Emergency Management 292
12.7. Hyperpyrexia and Hyperthermia 294
Jaydeep Choudhury
• Common Causes of Hyperpyrexia 294
• Effective Cooling 294
• Drugs and Sympathetic Treatment 294
• Care of the Unconscious Patient 294
• Hyperpyrexia or Hyperthermia 294
• Management 295
12.8. Accidental Hypothermia 296
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Factors Influencing Thermoregulatory Balance in
Pediatric Age Group 296
• Common Complications of Severe Hypothermia 296
• Laboratory Findings and Investigations 296
• Clinical Features 297
• Management 298
• Rewarming Techniques 298
• Dysrhythmias 299
• Sepsis 299
• Prognosis 299
• Frostbite 299
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SECTION 13: POISONING
13.1. General Management Principles and Approach to
Unknown Poisoning 305
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Management 305
13.2. Various Poisonings 307
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Joshi Anand Karketta
• Paracetamol 307
• Iron 309
• Salicylates 314
• Acid 315
• Alkali 318
• Hydrocarbons 320
• Moth Balls (Naphthalene) 322
• Organophosphorus Compound 323
• Phenothiazines 325
• Tricyclic Antidepressants 327
• Beta Blockers 327
• Digoxin 328
SECTION 14: FOREIGN BODY
14.1. Airway Foreign Body 333
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Usual Foreign Bodies Aspirated 333
• Clinical Features 333
• Management 334
• Management of Partial Airway Obstruction 336
• Practice Points 336
14.2. Foreign Body in GI Tract 339
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Predisposing Factors 339
• Signs and Symptoms 339
• Complications 339
• Investigation 340
• Management 340
• Practice Points 340
14.3. Button Battery Ingestion 341
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Mode of Action 341
• Clinical Effects 343
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• Treatment 344
• Battery in the Nose or Ear 345
SECTION 15: PSYCHIATRIC BEHAVIORAL AND SOCIAL ISSUES
15.1. Psychiatric Assessment for Nonpsychiatrists 349
Jaydeep Choudhury
• Mental State Examination 351
15.2. Nonaccidental Self-Harm 352
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Common Predisposing Factors 352
• Goals of Assessment Interview 352
• Assessment 352
15.3. Aggressive Behavior and Violent Child 355
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Few “Don’ts” 355
• Few “Do’s” 355
• Management 355
• Practice Points 356
15.4. Abuse of Children 357
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Indicators of Physical Abuse 357
• Dating Fractures 358
• Further Tests 358
• Indicators of Sexual Abuse 358
• Medical Management 359
• Medicolegal Perspective 360
SECTION 16: TRAUMA AND ORTHOPEDICS
16.1. Head Trauma 363
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Type of Injury 363
• Immediate Priority 363
• Practice Points 366
16.2. Acute Neck Stiffness 367
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Life-threatening Conditions 367
• Causes of Acute Stiff Neck 367
16.3. Acute Painful Hip 369
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Transient Synovitis 369
• Septic Arthritis 370
• Acute Osteomyelitis 371
xxiv Approach to Pediatric Emergency
• Slipped Upper Femoral Epiphysis (SUFE) 372
• Other Conditions 372
16.4. Pulled Elbow 374
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Clinical Presentation 374
• Investigation 374
• Management 374
16.5. Spinal Cord Injury and Spinal Cord Injury without
Radiographic Abnormality (SCIWORA) 375
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Initial Assessment 375
• Spinal Immobilization 375
• Cervical Spine Injuries 376
• Spinal Cord Injury 380
• SCIWORA 382
16.6. Blunt Trauma 384
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Basic Principles of Trauma Management 384
• Management 384
• Chest Trauma 384
• Abdominal Trauma 386
16.7. Fractures—Initial Stabilization and Management 388
Anirban Chatterjee
• Management Goals 389
• Injuries in the Appendicular Skeleton—Common
Upper Extremity Injuries 389
• Immobilization Methods and Optimum Position
for Injuries to the Upper Limb 394
• Injuries in the Appendicular Skeleton—Common
Lower Extremity Injuries 394
• Immobilization Methods and Optimum Position
for Injuries to the Lower Limb 394
• Injuries to the Axial Skeleton 397
SECTION 17: OPHTHALMOLOGICAL EMERGENCIES
17.1. Ophthalmological Issues 401
Lav Kochgaway
• Leukocoria 401
• Congenital Cataract 401
• Red Eye 403
• Trauma 405
• Periocular Infections 407
• Buphthalmos 408
• Shaken Baby Syndrome 408
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SECTION 18: OTOLARYNGOLOGICAL EMERGENCIES
18.1. Otolaryngological Issues 411
Jaydeep Choudhury
• Acute Otitis Externa 412
• Acute Otitis Media (AOM) 413
• Foreign Body in the Nose and Ear 414
• Epistaxis 416
• Sinusitis 417
• Oral Cavity Lesions 417
SECTION 19: DERMATOLOGICAL EMERGENCIES
19.1. Fever with Rash 421
Mahasweta Chaudhuri, Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• History 421
• Physical Examination 422
• Evolution of Rashes 425
• Diagnosis 425
• Management 425
19.2. Urticaria and Angioedema 428
Amiya Kumar Mukhopadhyay, Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Etiology 429
• Risk Factors 429
19.3. Stevens-Johnson Syndrome (SJS) 432
Amiya Kumar Mukhopadhyay
• Etiology 432
• Clinical Features 432
• Diagnosis 432
• Management 432
19.4. Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis 435
Amiya Kumar Mukhopadhyay
• Etiology 435
• Clinical Features 435
• Management 437
SECTION 20: INFECTIONS
20.1. Fever without Focus 441
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Stabilization 441
• Symptoms and Signs of a Child with Serious
Bacterial Infection (SBI) 441
• Common Organisms Causing SBI in 0 to 3 Months 442
xxvi Approach to Pediatric Emergency
• Common Causes above 3 Months 442
• Factors that Increase the Predilection of SBI—
Infants Less than 3 Months 442
20.2. Severe and Complicated Malaria 445
Jaydeep Choudhury
• Clinical Assessment 446
• Investigations 446
• Management 446
• Management of Complications 448
20.3. Dengue 450
Jaydeep Choudhury
• Undifferentiated Fever 450
• Dengue Fever (DF) 450
• Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever (DHF) and Dengue
Shock Syndrome (DSS) 451
• Clinical Examination 451
• Investigations 451
• Dengue Serology 451
• Criteria for Hospitalization 452
• Monitoring DSS 452
• Management 453
20.4. Community Acquired Pneumonia 454
Jaydeep Choudhury
• Age Related Etiology 454
• Investigations 454
• Management 457
20.5. Acute Meningitis 458
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Jaydeep Choudhury
• Etiology 458
• Investigations 458
• Antibiotic Therapy 459
• Prophylaxis 461
20.6. Urinary Tract Infection 462
Jaydeep Choudhury
• Etiology 462
• Classification and Clinical Manifestations 462
• Treatment 464
• Antibiotic Therapy 464
SECTION 21: MISCELLANEOUS EMERGENCIES
21.1. Crying and Irritable Child 469
Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Normal Cry in Infants 469
• Pathological Cry Indicating Organic Cause 469
• Approach to Diagnosis 470
• Management 471
• Indications for Admission 474
21.2. Penis and Foreskin Problems 475
Jaydeep Choudhury
• Balanitis 475
• Phimosis 476
• Paraphimosis 476
• Penile Zipper Entrapment Injury 477
21.3. Toxic Shock Syndrome 479
Mahasweta Chaudhuri, Jayanta Bandyopadhyay
• Pathophysiology 479
• Clinical Features 479
• Management 482
21.4. Biochemical Genetic Emergency—Inborn Errors of Metabolism 484
Jaydeep Choudhury
• History 486
• Clinical Features 487
• General Principle of Management of Acute Illness 490
• Acute Management of Hypoglycemia 490
• Acute Management of Hyperammonemia 493
• Long-term Treatment of IEM 493
• Metabolic Autopsy 494
SECTION 22: MEDICOLEGAL ISSUES
22.1. Medicolegal Issues in Emergency Room 499
Jaydeep Choudhury
• Documentation in Emergency Ward 499
• Consent in Emergencies 499
• Medical Negligence 500
• Informing the Police 500
• Breaking Bad News 500
• Death Certificate 500
Index 503
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