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Eureka: Paediatrics

352 pages
Jp Medical

Eureka – an innovative series for students that fully
integrates basic science, clinical medicine and surgery.
With its engaging and authoritative text, featuring insightful
clinical cases, graphic narratives, SBAs and a wealth of
other learning tools, Eureka has everything students need
to succeed in medicine and pass their exams.

Series features across titles:

  • Engaging clinical cases show how skilled clinician would work through a presentation, and put diseases and biomedical principles into patient context
  • Innovative graphic narratives bring clinical cases to life, show how to approach difficult scenarios and convey the experience of being a patient
  • Starter questions - stimulating answers to intriguing questions make learning fun
  • Boxes highlight tips, tricks and key learning points



  • First principles chapter clearly explains key concepts and processes such as normal growth and development, nutrition, puberty and adolescence
  • Clinical essentials chapter provides an overview of the symptoms and signs of childhood disease, relevant history and examination techniques, investigations and management options
  • Disease-based chapters give concise descriptions of all major neonatal, perinatal and paediatric disorders by body system, each chapter introduced by engaging clinical cases that feature unique graphic narratives
  • Emergencies chapter covers the principles of immediate care in situations such as anaphylaxis and severe asthma
  • Integrated care chapter discusses strategies for the management of chronic conditions and other issues such as developmental delay across primary and other care settings
  • Self-Assessment – 80 multiple choice questions in clinical SBA format, in line with current exam format
Author Bio

Sian Foulkes
Gemma Trays
Carol Sullivan

Swansea University College of Medicine, UK