Visual Handbook of Pediatrics and Child Health: The Core

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Stephen Ludwig
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2008 - Medical - 640 pages
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Edited by a well-known expert at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, this comprehensive handbook combines a full-color atlas featuring over 1,100 illustrations with a detailed text covering all aspects of child health. The book is organized primarily by body system and covers clinical features, epidemiology, investigations, differential diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis for all disorders seen in children. Illustrations include clinical photographs, imaging, charts, graphs, and histology where appropriate.

  

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Contents

Contributors
9
CHAPTER
15
Bronchiolitis
23
The headinjured child
30
Status epilepticus
37
Methods of oxygen
44
Neglect
54
CHAPTER 4
88
Rare tumors and rare
361
CHAPTER 13
367
Skeletal dysplasias
373
Pituitary gigantism
379
Late puberty
385
CHAPTER 14
406
Tyrosinemia
412
Phenylketomiria
418

CHAPTERS
110
Tetralogy of Fallot
116
Pericarditis and pericardial
122
Psoriasis
141
Eczema herpecticum
147
Juvenile dermatomyositis
153
Ophthalmology
161
The watering
167
Conjunctiva
174
CHAPTERS
205
Wilsons disease
212
Common brain tumors
236
Neurologic and cognitive
243
Stroke
249
CHAPTER 9
253
Gastrointestinal diagnoses
261
Infections and infestations
272
Gastroesophageal reflux
278
Pancreatic disease
284
Vitamin deficiencies
291
CHAPTER 10
297
HenochSchttnlein purfiura
304
Acute renal failure
310
Monocytic
316
Beta thalassemia major
328
eishmaniasis
334
Liver tumors
341
Rhabdomyosarcoma other
348
Retinoblastoma
354
Ewings sarcoma
355
Turner syndrome XO
424
CHARGE association
430
Immunology
449
George syndrome
459
MHC major histocompatibility
465
98
467
Psoriatic arthritis
471
Chronic infantile neurologic
477
Alternative and augmentative
484
Dysphagia
490
Neonatal and General
496
Umbilical anomalies
510
99
528
CHAPTER 20
529
Aural foreign bodies
535
Peritonsillar abscess
541
Laryngomalacia
542
CHAPTER 21
548
Hnamel hypoplasia
554
Congenital epulis
560
Lower limb anomalies
568
Digital anomalies
580
Brachial plexus injuries
587
Special pediatric fractures
593
CHAPTER 23
600
CHAPTER 24
617
Glossary of abbreviations
626
133
628
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637
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