Hutchison's Atlas of Pediatric Physical Diagnosis

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JP Medical Ltd, Aug 31, 2014 - Medical - 950 pages

This book is a complete guide to the diagnosis of diseases and disorders in children, with an emphasis on the importance of accurate history taking and thorough physical examination.

Each disorder is presented in a step by step manner, beginning with its etiology and pathology, then clinical features and differential diagnosis. Key learning points are provided at the end of each topic.

The final sections discuss related topics including prescribing for children (a separate chapter examines prescription for play), rehabilitation, emotional and behavioural disorders, nutrition, and surgical oncology.

Edited by recognised, Glasgow-based specialists Krishna M Goel and Robert Carachi, this comprehensive manual includes more than 1600 clinical photographs and illustrations.

Key points

  • Comprehensive guide to diagnosis of paediatric diseases and disorders
  • Emphasis on importance of accurate history taking and thorough physical examination
  • Edited by recognised, Glasgow-based Consultant Paediatricians
  • Includes more than 1600 photographs and illustrations
 

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Contents

Chapter 1
1
Chapter_2
23
Chapter_3
30
Chapter_4
65
Chapter_5
77
Chapter_6
88
Chapter_7
105
Chapter_8
126
Chapter_22
433
Chapter_23
461
Chapter_24
472
Chapter_25
477
Chapter_26
500
Chapter_27
517
Chapter_28
524
Chapter_29
539

Chapter_9
148
Chapter_10
175
Chapter_11
210
Chapter_12
231
Chapter_13
248
Chapter_14
266
Chapter_15
298
Chapter_16
307
Chapter_17
328
Chapter_18
345
Chapter_19
363
Chapter_20
385
Chapter_21
400
Chapter_30
602
Chapter_31
608
Chapter_32
639
Chapter_33
666
Chapter_34
686
Chapter_35
696
Chapter_36
722
Chapter_37
733
Chapter_38
739
Appendices
743
Index
753
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About the author (2014)

Krishna M Goel MD DCH FRCP (Lond, Edin & Glas) Hon FRCPCH
Formerly Honorary Senior Lecturer of Child Health, University of Glasgow; Consultant Paediatrician, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow, UK

Robert Carachi MD PhD FRCS (Glas) FRCS (Eng) FEBPS
Professor of Surgical Paediatrics, University of Glasgow; Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow, UK

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