Developmental Anatomy and Physiology of Children

1st Edition

A Practical Approach

Authors:

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

Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2005
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
eBook ISBN:
9780702059865
eBook ISBN:
9780702033315
Print ISBN:
9780443073410

About the authors

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