Paediatrics and Neonatology In Focus

1st Edition

Editors:

  • Roslyn Thomas
  • David Harvey
    • 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

    About the editors

    Roslyn Thomas

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant Paediatrician, Northwick Park Hospital, London, UK

    David Harvey

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant Paediatrician Department of Paediatrics, Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK and Professor of Paediatrics and Neonatal Medicine, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, UK