Paediatrics and Neonatology In Focus

1st Edition

Editors:

  • David Harvey
  • Roslyn Thomas
    • Print ISBN 9780443074363

    Key Features

    • Presents more than 400 full-color images that depict that depict the real-life appearance of a broad range of paediatric and neonatologic diseases and conditions.
    • Features a consistent chapter design, with summaries of each condition's incidence, clinical features, differential diagnosis, management, and prognosis on left-hand pages and 4 to 6 illustrations on the facing right-hand pages.
    • Offers a broad selection of review questions to help readers practice for exams and build confidence.
    • Delivers a convenient pocket size for instant reference anywhere.

    Table of Contents

    Paediatrics:
    Developmental milestones.
    Nutrition and growth.
    Endocrine disorders.
    Infection.
    Skin disorders.
    Gastrointestinal disorders.
    Genitourinary disorders.
    Cardiorespiratory disorders.
    Neuromuscular and joint disorders.
    Malignancy.
    Haematologial disorders.
    Surgery, orthopaedics and trauma.
    Non-accidental injury.
    Child sexual abuse.
    Eye disorders.
    Syndromes.
    Assessment.
    Children in hospital.
    Neonatology:
    The normal infant.
    Birth trauma.
    Deformations.
    Iatrogenic lesions.
    Skin disorders.
    Congenital abnormalities.
    Syndromes.
    Infection.
    Surgical problems.
    Low-birth-weight infants.
    Self-assessment section:
    picture tests and answers.
    Index

    Details

    No. of pages:
    280
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2005
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443074363