The only resource that delivers a top-to-bottom overview of the most clinically relevant material-just the right amount to absorb during your clerkship. Emphasizes comprehension of key concepts rather than memorization of facts. Focuses directly on major issues and symptoms required to master the core competencies in pediatric clerkship. Prepares you to learn clinical techniques, pass written exams, and answer challenging on-the-spot questions from physician faculty on the wards. Provides an unmatched orientation to pediatrics, offering an up-close, insider's perspective on the clinical material of the specialty. Features “Chief Complaints” and “Common Acute Illnesses” you are most likely to encounter-from fever and ear pain to trauma and infectious diseases-with a table of “Don't Miss Diagnoses”. And much more!