Nelson Essentials of Pediatrics
Elsevier Saunders, 2006 - Medical - 994 pages
Completely revised and updated, this reference of choice for students and practitioners offers practical guidance and the latest information on normal growth and development, along with the diagnosis, management, and prevention of common childhood diseases and disorders. Discussions of the pathophysiologic aspects of pediatric disease, the genetic bases of disease, and the psychosocial dynamics of illness aid in the clinical decision-making process. What's more, the New Edition is streamlined for more focused, consistent coverage of core areas of pediatrics and also includes STUDENT CONSULT access, which allows users to integrate additional vital information.
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Behavioral Disorders 59 xvii The Digestive System
Psychiatric Disorders 81 xviii The Respiratory System
Pediatric Nutrition and Nutritional xx Hematology
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