Illustrated Textbook of Paediatrics

with STUDENTCONSULT Online Access

  • Alan Craft, Emeritus Professor of Child Health, Newcastle University; Past President, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, Newcastle, UK
  • Edited by

    • Tom Lissauer, MB, BChir, FRCPCH, Honorary Consultant Paediatrician, Imperial College Healthcare Trust, London, UK
    • Tom Lissauer, MB, BChir, FRCPCH, Honorary Consultant Paediatrician, Imperial College Healthcare Trust, London, UK
    • Graham Clayden, MD FRCPCH FHEA, Honorary Reader in Paediatrics, King's College London School of Medicine at Guy's, King's and St Thomas' Hospitals, London, UK

    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.

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    Audience

    • Undergraduate medical students and post-graduate trainees specialising in paediatrics

 

Book information

  • Published: October 2011
  • Imprint: MOSBY
  • ISBN: 978-0-7234-3566-2


Table of Contents

1. The child in society

2. History and examination

3. Normal child development, hearing and vision

4. Developmental problems and the child with special needs

5. Care of the sick child

6. Paediatric emergencies

7. Accidents, poisoning and child protection

8. Genetics

9. Perinatal medicine

10. Neonatal medicine

11. Growth and puberty

12. Nutrition

13. Gastroenterology

14. Infection and immunity

15. Allergy

16. Respiratory disorders

17. Cardiac disorders

18. Kidney and urinary tract disorders

19. Genitalia

20. Liver disorders

21. Malignant disease

22. Haematological disorders

23. Emotions and behaviour

24. Skin disorders

25. Endocrine and metabolic disorders

26. Musculoskeletal disorders

27. Neurological disorders

28. Adolescent medicine

Appendix

Index