Pediatrics for Medical Students / Edition 3

Pediatrics for Medical Students / Edition 3

by Steven P. Shelov
     
 

Endorsed by the American Academy of Pediatrics, this text serves as both a guide for the pediatric clerkship and a resource for shelf exam and board review. Divided into two sections, Pediatrics for Medical Students begins with a focus on the general practice of pediatrics in Section One, covering normal preventive visits. Section Two offers more traditional,

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Endorsed by the American Academy of Pediatrics, this text serves as both a guide for the pediatric clerkship and a resource for shelf exam and board review. Divided into two sections, Pediatrics for Medical Students begins with a focus on the general practice of pediatrics in Section One, covering normal preventive visits. Section Two offers more traditional, systems-oriented chapters that take a step-by-step approach to developing a differential diagnosis.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781770309
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
07/29/2011
Edition description:
Third, Published in Collaboration with the AAP
Pages:
736
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Contributors
Introduction
General Pediatric Practice
1Approach to the Normal Newborn3
2Health Maintenance Visit18
3Adolescent Medicine61
4Principles of Pediatric Nutrition, Fluids, and Electrolytes82
5Behavioral Pediatrics and Child Abuse105
6Socioeconomic and Cultural Issues in Pediatrics112
7Ethical Issues in Pediatric Practice121
8Health Care Economics and Managed Care130
Pediatric Subspecialties
9Infectious Diseases151
10Neonatology203
11Genetics227
12Developmental Disabilities247
13Cardiology261
14Endocrinology and Disorders of Growth301
15Gastroenterology332
16Hematology and Oncology362
17Allergy and Immunology395
18Pulmonology419
19Neurology449
20Nephrology470
21Rheumatology501
22Dermatology515
23Trauma, Ingestion, and Burns524
24Pediatric Intensive Care541
25Pediatric Surgery560
26Pediatric Surgical Subspecialties573
Figure and Table Credits611
Index615

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