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Nelson Review of Pediatrics offers you a convenient and effective way to prepare for pediatrics examinations. It's also the perfect tool for evaluating and refining your familiarity with the state of the art in this field.
A wealth of questions—for immediate feedback!
More than 1225 questions cover 34 major topic areas—including growth and development, human genetics, and environmental health hazards. Completely revised and updated to reflect the most current understanding of health and disease in children, these question appear in case-based, multiple-choice, and matching formats—allowing you to assess your knowledge in a variety of challenging ways. Concise, yet detailed, answers enhance your understanding of the full range of subjects in pediatrics.
Comprehensive, user-friendly, and authoritative!
Nelson Review of Pediatrics is superb as a stand-alone resource. It can also be used as a companion to the Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 16th Edition—one of the most acclaimed and widely used references in the field. Both books are edited by Drs. Behrman, Kliegman, and Jenson and feature many of the same contributors. You can depend on them to embody the utmost authority! What's more, the answers in the Review are cross-referenced to the corresponding sections in the Textbook…making it easy for you to locate more in-depth information on any subject.
Study with confidence—pick up your copy of Nelson Review of Pediatrics today!
The book contains black-and-white illustrations.
|1||The Field of Pediatrics||1|
|2||Growth and Development||5|
|5||Children with Special Health Needs||18|
|7||Pathophysiology of Body Fluids and Fluid Therapy||25|
|8||The Acutely Ill Child||28|
|11||The Fetus and Neonatal Infant||49|
|12||Special Health Problems During Adolescence||56|
|13||The Immunologic System and Disorders||61|
|15||Rheumatic Diseases of Childhood||71|
|17||The Digestive System||102|
|18||The Respiratory System||112|
|19||The Cardiovascular System||118|
|20||Diseases of the Blood||124|
|21||Neoplastic Diseases and Tumors||129|
|23||Urologic Disorders in Infants and Children||138|
|24||Gynecologic Problems of Childhood||140|
|25||The Endocrine System||142|
|26||The Nervous System||147|
|28||Disorders of the Eye||156|
|31||Bone and Joint Disorders||167|
|33||Environmental Health Hazards||173|