Pocket Essentials of Paediatrics

Pocket Essentials of Paediatrics

by Nandu Thalange, Paul Holmes, Richard Beach, Tim Kinnaird
     
 

ISBN-10: 0702026492

ISBN-13: 9780702026492

Pub. Date: 01/25/2006

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. A concise handbook of paediatrics, written in the style and format of the popular " Pocket Essentials" series, edited by Kumar & Clark. The aim is to provide a practical and quick review of clinical paediatrics for medical students and junior doctors.

• Concise

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Overview

This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. A concise handbook of paediatrics, written in the style and format of the popular " Pocket Essentials" series, edited by Kumar & Clark. The aim is to provide a practical and quick review of clinical paediatrics for medical students and junior doctors.

• Concise and easy to carry around
• Ideal size for clinical attachments
• Exam questions add to book's appeal
• Part of a popular series

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780702026492
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
01/25/2006
Series:
Pocket Essentials Series
Pages:
464
Product dimensions:
4.20(w) x 7.10(h) x 0.90(d)

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Table of Contents

Contents

1. Assessing childhood illness
2. Children’s place in society
3. The child with chronic disease
4. Child development
5. Child protection
6. Locomotion
7. Blood and cancer
8. Skin
9. Circulation
10. Respiration
11. Hormones, homeostasis and the kidney
12. Growth and sexual development
13. Digestion and nutrition
14. Neurology
15. The mind
16. Infectious disease and immunity
17. Pregnancy, birth and the newborn

Appendices
I Emergencies
II Practical procedures
III Prescribing
IV Fluids and electrolytes
V Common syndromes

Questions and answers

Glossary

Index

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