Health for All Children / Edition 4

Health for All Children / Edition 4

by David M. B. Hall, David Elliman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198570848

ISBN-13: 9780198570844

Pub. Date: 08/28/2006

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Since publication of the fourth edition of this highly successful book, there have been a number of Government initiatives and publications on how the health of children can be best protected and promoted. This revised version incorporates updates on the relevance of these initiatives for anyone involved in the care and welfare of children.  See more details below

Overview

Since publication of the fourth edition of this highly successful book, there have been a number of Government initiatives and publications on how the health of children can be best protected and promoted. This revised version incorporates updates on the relevance of these initiatives for anyone involved in the care and welfare of children.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198570844
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
08/28/2006
Edition description:
Revised Edition
Pages:
424
Product dimensions:
9.20(w) x 6.10(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the fourth edition
Acknowledgements
Executive summary of the fourth edition of Health for all children
1Health for all children?1
2Child health promotion - focus on parents27
3Promoting child development53
4Child health promotion - opportunities for primary prevention77
5Health promotion and health care for school-age children and young people107
6Secondary prevention: early detection and the role of screening129
7Physical examination145
8Growth monitoring and nutrition169
9Laboratory and radiological screening tests196
10Iron deficiency205
11Screening for hearing defects212
12Screening for vision defects230
13Identifying children with developmental and behavioural problems245
14Children with disabilities and special educational needs275
15Child protection programme291
16Children in special circumstances321
17Personal Child Health Records and minimum dataset335
18The universal programme345
19Implementing the programme367
AppPolicy framework, legislation, and policy375
Index389

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