Pediatric Endocrinology: Part I, An Issue of Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics


  • Robert Rappaport, MD

This two-part issue of the Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics of North America brings the practicing endocrinologist up to date on the most important topics in pediatric endocrinology. Part I covers genomics: genetic disorders and new techniques; newborn screening; hormones in the premature infant; congenital disorders of the thyroid: hyper/hypo; glucose in the PIC setting; diabetes prevention; obesity: etiology, prevention, and treatment; metabolic syndrome in pediatrics; complementary and alternative medicine in pediatric endocrinology; imaging in pediatric endocrine dosoirders; U/S gonads; and global epidemiology of Type 1 diabetes.
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Book information

  • Published: September 2009
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4377-1213-1