Illustrated Textbook of Paediatrics E-Book: With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access

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Tom Lissauer, Graham Clayden
Elsevier Health Sciences, Oct 26, 2011 - Medical - 552 pages

Winner of the 2012 British Medical Association book awards' first prize in the paediatrics category!

This is the fourth edition of a highly popular 'must have textbook for paediatrics for medical students'. The previous edition has been translated into eight languages and also won British Medical Association and Royal Society of Medicine prizes for the best paediatrics textbook.

Case studies throughout Online access through StudentConsult Concise, synoptic, clinically-focused Highly accessible colour-coded layout Comprehensive and authoritative New section on child protection New section on global paediatrics Over fifty new images Thoroughly revised and updated throughout
 

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Contents

1 The child in society
1
2 History and examination
13
3 Normal child development hearing and vision
31
4 Developmental problems and the child with special needs
49
5 Care of the sick child
67
6 Paediatric emergencies
81
7 Accidents poisoning and child protection
97
8 Genetics
115
17 Cardiac disorders
301
18 Kidney and urinary tract disorders
325
19 Genitalia
347
20 Liver disorders
355
21 Malignant disease
365
22 Haematological disorders
381
23 Emotions and behaviour
405
24 Skin disorders
423

9 Perinatal medicine
133
10 Neonatal medicine
155
11 Growth and puberty
181
12 Nutrition
201
13 Gastroenterology
219
14 Infection and immunity
241
15 Allergy
271
16 Respiratory disorders
277
25 Endocrine and metabolic disorders
433
26 Musculoskeletal disorders
451
27 Neurological disorders
469
28 Adolescent medicine
493
Appendix
503
Index
511
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