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Paediatrics at a Glance provides an introduction topaediatrics and the problems encountered in child health as theypresent in primary, community and secondary care, from birththrough to adolescence. Each concise chapter diagrammatically summarises the maindifferential diagnoses for each presenting symptom, withaccompanying text which covers important disorders and conditionsas well as management information. Updates and new features for this edition include: New chapters on 'Ethical Issues in Paediatrics' and 'Screeningand Genetics' Fully updated content on autism and adolescent issues Most likely or serious diagnoses are indicated using a newquick reference icon A brand new companion website featuring self–assessmentquestions and further reference web links at www.ataglanceseries.com/paediatrics Paediatrics at a Glance is the ideal companion for anyoneabout to start a paediatric attachment or module and will appeal tomedical students, junior doctors and GP trainees as well as nursingstudents and other health professionals.

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General Information  
Author(s)Mitall
PublisherJohn Wiley
Edition3
ISBN9780470654521
Pages160
BindingPaper Bound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2012