Handbook of Clinical Pediatric Endocrinology / Edition 1

Handbook of Clinical Pediatric Endocrinology / Edition 1

by Charles G. D. Brook, Rosalind S. Brown
     
 

ISBN-10: 1405161094

ISBN-13: 9781405161091

Pub. Date: 02/04/2008

Publisher: Wiley

Commended in the Endocrinology category at the British Medical Association Book Awards 2008

The Handbook of Clinical Pediatric Endocrinology provides an up-to-date clinical guide presenting best (and, where possible, evidence-based) practice in the diagnosis, treatment and management of pediatric endocrine disorders.

It is a companion title to

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Commended in the Endocrinology category at the British Medical Association Book Awards 2008

The Handbook of Clinical Pediatric Endocrinology provides an up-to-date clinical guide presenting best (and, where possible, evidence-based) practice in the diagnosis, treatment and management of pediatric endocrine disorders.

It is a companion title to Brook's Clinical Pediatric Endocrinology, which is well established as the leading international work of reference in the field of pediatric endocrinology, covering endocrine disorders, their diagnosis and treatment.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405161091
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/04/2008
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.70(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

Preface     v
The Application of Science to Clinical Practice     1
The Endocrine Problems of Infancy     14
Problems of Growth in Childhood     33
Problems of Puberty and Adolescence     59
The Thyroid Gland     84
The Adrenal Gland     99
Disorders of Calcium and Bone Metabolism     123
Water Balance     146
Polyglandular Syndromes     164
Hypoglycemia     172
Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus     179
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus     189
Tests and Normal Values in Pediatric Endocrinology     214
Syndrome-Specific Growth Charts     238
Normal Values     250
Index     257

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