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Recent Advances in Paediatrics: 25 (Recent Advances)by Timothy J. David.
Synopses & Reviews
This title is published annually with entirely new contents written by experts in their field. It provides a comprehensive update of key topics in paediatrics and child health. The aim of Recent Advances in Paediatrics is to help doctors to keep abreast of developments in the subject. Topics range across all areas of paediatrics and child health including general paediatrics, neonatal, tropical and community paediatric to satisfy the book's equally broad readership.
Book News Annotation:
This review of general pediatric, neonatal, and community pediatric areas will help doctors keep abreast of current developments, and aid in preparing for specialty exams. Coverage encompasses medical conditions, such as cough, head lice, ischemic perinatal stroke, and Down syndrome, as well as psychological and social issues such as school bullying, parental presence during complex invasive procedures, and toxic parenting. Chapters conclude with summaries and key points for clinical practice. Color and b&w diagnostic images and illustrations are included. David is professor of child health and pediatrics at the University of Manchester, UK. The book is distributed in the US by BookMasters. Annotation ©2009 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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