Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, Volume 1

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Elsevier Health Sciences, 2016 - Pediatrics - 1756 pages
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"After more than 75 years, Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics remains your indispensable source for definitive, state-of-the-art answers on every aspect of pediatric care. Embracing the new advances in science as well as the time-honored art of pediatric practice, this classic reference provides the essential information that practitioners and other care providers involved in pediatric health care throughout the world need to understand to effectively address the enormous range of biologic, psychologic, and social problems that our children and youth may face. Brand-new chapters and comprehensive revisions throughout ensure that you have the most recent information on diagnosis and treatment of pediatric diseases based on the latest recommendations and methodologies."--Text as on website of publisher.
 

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Contents

Videos
lxviii
I The Field of Pediatrics
1
II Growth Development and Behavior
48
III Behavioral and Psychiatric Disorders
124
IV Learning Disorders
192
V Children with Special Needs
223
VI Nutrition
268
VII Fluid and Electrolyte Disorders
346
Contributors
vi
Preface
xxxvi
Table of Contents
xxxvii
Videos
1754
XVIII The Digestive System
1757
XIX Respiratory System
1981
XX The Cardiovascular System
2157
XXI Diseases of the Blood
2304

VIII Pediatric Drug Therapy
392
IX The Acutely Ill Child
474
X Human Genetics
580
XI Metabolic Disorders
634
XII The Fetus and the Neonatal Infant
789
XIII Adolescent Medicine
926
XIV Immunology
999
XV Allergic Disorders
1074
XVI Rheumatic Diseases of Childhood
1150
XVII Infectious Diseases
1231
Index
101
IBC_Clinical Key
231
Front cover
232
IFC_ExpertConsult
233
Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics 2Volume Set
i
Copyright page
iv
Dedication
v
XXII Cancer and Benign Tumors
2416
XXIII Nephrology
2490
XXIV Urologic Disorders in Infants and Children
2554
XXV Gynecologic Problems of Childhood
2605
XXVI The Endocrine System
2635
XXVII The Nervous System
2795
XXVIII Neuromuscular Disorders
3021
XXIX Disorders of the Eye
3108
XXX The Ear
3179
XXXI The Skin
3223
XXXII Bone and Joint Disorders
3415
XXXIII Rehabilitation Medicine
3652
XXXIV Environmental Health Hazards
27
XXXV Laboratory Medicine
84
Index
101
IBC_Clinical Key
231
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