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The thoroughly updated Third Edition of Zuckerman and Parker's Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics provides practical guidance on diagnosing and treating children with developmental and behavioral problems in the primary care setting. Written in outline format, this popular handbook enables readers to easily find the information they need to make diagnostic and management decisions. Recommended readings for both physicians and parents are included. Coverage ranges from everyday problems such as biting and social avoidance to serious and complex psychiatric disorders such as anorexia and depression. This edition includes new chapters on dealing with difficult child behavior in the office; alternative therapy for autism spectrum disorders; treatment of autism spectrum disorders; oppositional defiant disorder; bilingualism; health literacy; incarcerated parents; and military parents. A companion website includes the fully searchable text.

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Author(s)Marilyn C Augustyn and Barry Zuckerman and Elizabeth B Caronna
PublisherWolters Kluwer | Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Edition3
ISBN9781608319145
Pages560
BindingPaperback
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2010