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Prepare for the Pediatric Emergency Medicine Board Examination

  • Muhammad Waseem
  • Isabel A. Barata
  • Jennifer H. Chao
  • David Foster
  • Noah Kondamudi

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Viraj S. Lakdawala
    Pages 1-14
  3. Rohit Pravin Patel, Alicia Buck
    Pages 15-26
  4. Cristina M. Zeretzke-Bien, Usha Avva, Fernando Jara
    Pages 27-43
  5. Waleed Awad Salem, R. J. Hoffman
    Pages 45-76
  6. Khalid Al Ansari, R. J. Hoffman
    Pages 77-87
  7. Rajesh U. Shenoy
    Pages 89-116
  8. Donna M. Simmons, Michael D. Lanigan, Ashley Keyes Jacobs
    Pages 117-146
  9. Muhammad Aslam, Omid Fathi
    Pages 147-173
  10. Laura Castellanos Reyes
    Pages 175-189
  11. Sagarika Nallu
    Pages 191-219
  12. Ameer Hassoun
    Pages 221-235
  13. Anna McFarlin, Tricia Swan
    Pages 237-267
  14. Mushtaq Godil
    Pages 269-287
  15. Shashidhar Rao Marneni, Haamid Chamdawala
    Pages 289-308
  16. Lee Donner, Evan Mahl, Andaleeb Raja
    Pages 309-333
  17. Sara Cortes, Christopher Kelly
    Pages 335-369
  18. Julia N. Magana, Mary T. Ryan
    Pages 371-401
  19. ENT
    David Zodda
    Pages 403-421
  20. Adetunbi T. Ayeni, Lucia J. Santiago
    Pages 423-439

About this book


This book outlines the essential knowledge required for the management of critically ill and severely injured children. It is designed to facilitate successful completion of the Pediatric Emergency Medicine Board Examination of the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP).  Each chapter follows a Question & Answer format, covering major areas in pediatrics such as cardiology, dermatology, nephrology, surgery and trauma. The book concludes with a comprehensive practice test, allowing it to function as a well-rounded reference and study guide.

Prepare for the Pediatric Emergency Medicine Board Examination is an essential resource for any clinician or trainee seeking a concise review of how to manage critically ill and severely injured children.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Muhammad Waseem
    • 1
  • Isabel A. Barata
    • 2
  • Jennifer H. Chao
    • 3
  • David Foster
    • 4
  • Noah Kondamudi
    • 5
  1. 1.Emergency Medicine and PediatricsLincoln Medical CenterBronxUSA
  2. 2.Professor of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Service Line Quality Director,Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics Service LineDirector of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, North Shore University Hospital ManhassetNew YorkUSA
  3. 3.Clinical Associate Professor of Emergency MedicineSUNY Downstate/Kings County Hospital CenterNew YorkUSA
  4. 4.Emergency Medicine,Associate Program Director, Emergency Medicine Residency, Assistant Professor, Department of EM and PediatricsZucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/NorthwellNew YorkUSA
  5. 5.Chairman, Department of PediatricsThe Brooklyn Hospital CenterBrooklynUSA

About the editors

Muhammad Waseem, MD, MS, FAAP, FACEP


Emergency Medicine (Clinical Pediatrics)  

New York, NY



Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine

Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine Hofstra/Northwell

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Quality Director, Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics Service Lines

Northwell Health System

Director of Pediatric Emergency Medicine at North Shore University Hospital

Hempstead, NY


Jennifer H. Chao, MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Associate Division Director in Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Kings County Hospital Center 

Director for the Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship

SUNY Downstate

Brooklyn, NY


David Foster, MD, MS

Emergency Medicine Physician

Pediatric Emergency Specialist

Associate Program Director, EM Residency

Assistant Professor, Dept of EM and Pediatrics

Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

North Shore University Hospital

Northwell Health

Hempstread, NY


Noah Kondamudi MD, MBA, DM, DCh, FAAP, FACEP, CPE

Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School

Newark, NJ

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Prepare for the Pediatric Emergency Medicine Board Examination
  • Editors Muhammad Waseem
    Isabel A. Barata
    Jennifer H. Chao
    David Foster
    Noah Kondamudi
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2020
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-030-28370-4
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-030-28372-8
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XVI, 755
  • Number of Illustrations 49 b/w illustrations, 152 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Emergency Medicine
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
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