|Subject:||FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting / Child Rearing|
|HEALTH & FITNESS / Children's Health|
|HEALTH & FITNESS / First Aid|
|MEDICAL / General|
|Size:||9.18in x 7.18in|
|From The Publisher*||An indispensable guide for all parents and caregivers that covers a wide range of childhood emergencies. |
From anaphylaxis to burns to severe bleeding and bruising, First Aid Fast for Babies and Children offers clear advice and step-by-step photographs to show you what to do.
This revised and updated edition abides by all the latest health guidelines and makes first aid less daunting by giving more prominence to essential actions. Quick reference symbols at the end of every sequence indicate whether to seek medical advice, take your child to the hospital, or call for emergency services. It even includes helpful advice on first aid kits and child safety in and around the home.
First Aid Fast for Babies and Children gives you all the direction you need to deal with an injury or first aid emergency and keep your baby or child safe.
|Biographical Note||Canadian medical consultant:|
Dr. Anna Kempinska is an Assistant Professor in the division of Paediatric Emergency Medicine at the University of Toronto and a staff physician at the Hospital for Sick Children. She completed her paediatric residency at the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario in Ottawa, followed by a fellowship in Paediatric Emergency Medicine at the Montreal Children's Hospital (McGill University). Dr. Kempinska is currently a Paediatric Transport Medicine Physician for Ornge air ambulance service, as well as co-director of the Paediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship Program.