Developmental Anatomy and Physiology of Children

1st Edition

A Practical Approach

Editors:

  • Carol Chamley
  • Pauline Carson
  • Duncan Randall
  • Winifred Sandwell
  • Key Features

    • chapter outcomes and a chapter overview
    • Clinical notes help link theory to practice and facilitate reflective practice
    • Highly illustrated throughout
    • Self-assessment exercises help understanding and aid revision

    Table of Contents

    The child: a framework for development. Development of the integumentary system . The musculoskeletal system. Development of the control systems. Development of the cardiovascular system. Development of the respiratory system and respiration. The gastrointestinal tract. Development of the renal system . The reproductive tract. Development of the immune system and immunity. Development of the special senses. Dentition. Glossary. Index

    Details

    No. of pages:
    344
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2005
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443073410
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702059865

    About the editors

    Carol Chamley

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Senior Lecturer, Children and Young Persons Nursing, Coventry University, UK

    Pauline Carson

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Senior Lecturer, University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, UK

    Duncan Randall

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Lecturer, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK

    Winifred Sandwell

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Senior Lecturer, School of Health & Social Sciences, Coventry University, UK