Index A Abdominal distention, 171–176, 187 Abdominal pain acute (acute abdomen), 35–38, 163–166 biliary colic, 36–37 and lead poisoning, 95 and pancreatitis, 193–194 right lower quadrant, 25 and somatic symptom disorder, 211–214 and splenic pseudocyst, 211–214 Abscess as fever cause, 103 intraperitoneal, 172 staphylococcal skin, 237–240 Academy for Eating Disorders, 50–51 Acetaminophen, 5, 25, 29 use in suicide attempts, 79, 81 Acidosis, metabolic, 117–118, 121 Activated charcoal treatment, for toxic ingestions, 79, 81 Acute chest syndrome, 181 Acyclovir, 200 Adjustment disorders, 185 Adolescent(s) asthma treatment, 1–3 drug use, 215–220 myositis, 14 nonadherence of, 1–3 pelvic pain, 25–28 right upper quadrant (RUQ) pain, 35–38 Adolescent girls acute abdominal pain, 35–38 agitation, 215–220 intentional aspirin ingestion, 79–83 psychogenic nonepileptic seizures, 85–89 recurrent pancreatitis, 193–197 sexually active, 25–28, 35–38 splenic cyst, 211–214 unintentional lead poisoning, 95–98 Adolescent boys staphylococcal skin abscess, 237–240 suicide, 82 β-Adrenergic agonists, 2 β-Adrenergic blocking agents, 14 Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) deficiency, 243 Adrenoleukodystrophy, X-linked, 112 Adverse events See also Diagnostic errors and obesity in children in hospital, 37 Adverse medication effects, 240 Advocacy for pediatric mental health services, 82–83 for perinatal HIV infection prevention, 114–115 Agitation, 53, 54, 56–57, 215–220 Airway obstruction, upper, 177–180 Alanine transaminase elevation. See Transaminitis Albumin, 253 Albuterol, 1–3, 11, 21, 139, 177 Alcohol use (disorder) by adolescents, 218 parental, 25 Aldosterone inhibitors, 14 Alkalosis, compensatory respiratory, 117–118 Allergic reactions to antibiotics, 240 antihistamines treatment, 215 to aspirin, 254 to milk, 121 to morphine, 181 Allopurinol, 32 Altered mental status, 53–58 Alternative medicine, parental belief in, 67–71 Ambiguity, in medicine, 255–256 American Academy of Pediatrics, 50, 248 as treatment guidelines source, 8–9 American College of Rheumatology, 208 American Heart Association, 253 American Pediatric Surgical Association, 23 American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, 230 Challenging Cases in Hospital Med_Book.indb 265 07/08/20 9:26 AM
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