A Reference Manual for Growth and Development / Edition 2

A Reference Manual for Growth and Development / Edition 2

by John M. H. Buckler
     
 

The purpose of this volume is to present material from reliable sources in a compact, convenient form, handy and quick reference and restricted to aspcts of growth and development likely to be most required by medical practitioners dealing with children. The data is presented mainly in the form of charts and tables representing normal values with an indication of the… See more details below

Overview

The purpose of this volume is to present material from reliable sources in a compact, convenient form, handy and quick reference and restricted to aspcts of growth and development likely to be most required by medical practitioners dealing with children. The data is presented mainly in the form of charts and tables representing normal values with an indication of the range which may be expected within a British population.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780865426801
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
03/13/1997
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
7.46(w) x 9.71(h) x 0.37(d)

Table of Contents

1. Identification of the Normal.

2. Units of Measurement.

3. Surface Area.

4. Length, Height and Weight.

5. Head Circumference.

6. Birth Weight, Length and Head Circumference for Gestational Age for Singletons and Twins.

7. Height and Weight Velocity.

8. Sitting Height and Subischial Leg Length.

9. Skinfold Measurements and Body Mass Index.

10. Puberty.

11. Growth Standards in Commoner Short Stature Conditions.

12. National Variation in Heights and Weights.

13. Dental Development.

14. Gestational Age Assessment in the Newborn.

15. Developmental Assessment.

16. Ventilatory Function.

17. Blood Pressure and Electrocardiography.

Appendix: Equipment and Suppliers.

References.

Index.

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