Key Features

  • Includes detailed discussions on special health issues, common medical problems, sexual and reproductive health, behavioral problems, and the transition to adult health care to help you gain a better understanding of the unique needs of the adolescent patient.
  • Features a logical, consistent chapter format that helps you find the guidance you need quickly.
  • Presents abundant tables, differential diagnoses, lab values/radiologic studies, treatment/therapy recommendations, and guidance on when to refer to a specialist equipping you for every clinical challenge.
  • Discusses controversies concerning the standard of care with the aid of thought-provoking clinical scenarios to help you to determine the best course of action in difficult situations.
  • Provides highlighted boxes that emphasize relevant case studies, key points of each section, and other important information making you aware of considerations that impact today’s practice.
  • Uses a wealth of illustrations so you can see details more clearly.

Details

No. of pages:
352
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2008
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
Print ISBN:
9780323040730
Electronic ISBN:
9780323070751