Clinican's Guide To Pediatric Chronic Illness / Edition 1

Clinican's Guide To Pediatric Chronic Illness / Edition 1

by Hazelden Publishing
     
 

ISBN-10: 0071347208

ISBN-13: 9780071347204

Pub. Date: 03/12/2001

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

Primary care physicians and nurse practitioners will welcome this ground-breaking guide to the treatment of children with chronic illnesses. The author explores the full range of health, family, and ethical concerns associated with chronically ill children, including nutrition, developmental issues, rehabilitation, mental health, surgical & orthopedic problems, home…  See more details below

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Primary care physicians and nurse practitioners will welcome this ground-breaking guide to the treatment of children with chronic illnesses. The author explores the full range of health, family, and ethical concerns associated with chronically ill children, including nutrition, developmental issues, rehabilitation, mental health, surgical & orthopedic problems, home care, and abuse & neglect.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071347204
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
03/12/2001
Series:
Hazelden Chronic Illness Series
Pages:
484
Product dimensions:
1.08(w) x 6.00(h) x 9.00(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
Pt. IGeneral Considerations
1Chronic Illness in Children3
2Health Maintenance9
3Impact on the Child and Family21
4Nutrition33
5Eating/Elimination Disorders43
6Complementary Medicine53
7Developmental Issues65
8Pediatric Rehabilitation73
9Sensory Disorders83
10Mental Health Problems91
11Surgical and Orthopedic Problems103
12Home Care and Technology Dependence111
13Child Abuse and Neglect123
14Ethical and Legal Issues137
Pt. IIDescription of Conditions
15Genetic Disorders147
16Metabolic Disorders167
17Endocrine Disorders181
18Allergy and Immunology Disorders201
19Infectious Diseases225
20Pulmonary Disease247
21Cardiac Disorders267
22Renal Disease283
23Gastrointestinal Disorders299
24Hematology and Oncology Disorders321
25Neuromuscular Disorders343
26Psychological Disorders369
27Rheumatology Disorders391
28Dermatologic Disorders405
App. I: Bibliography417
App. II: Resources421
Index441

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