This second edition has been fully updated to present a comprehensive guide to the field of paediatrics. The renowned author and editor team from the UK, Asia and the USA, provide practical advice on the diagnosis, investigation techniques and treatment of a wide range of childhood disorders, both surgical and non surgical, including haematological, endocrine, urinary and ophthalmological. Four new chapters discuss paediatric rehabilitation, prescribing for children, child abuse and neglect, and practical paediatric procedures.
Krishna M Goel MD DCH FRCP (Lond, Edin and Glas) Hon FRCPCH Formerly Honorary Senior Lecturer of Child Health, University of Glasgow and Consultant Paediatrician at the Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow, Scotland, UK Devendra K Gupta MS MCh Fams (Hon) FCSS FRCS (Edin) FRCS (glas) FAMS (Rom) DSc (Honoris Causa) Vice Chancellor, Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj Medical University, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
1. Paediatric History and Examination. 2. Growth and Development 3. Neonatal Paediatrics 4. Paediatric Genetics 5. Nutrition 6. Respiratory Disorders 7. Gastroenterology and Hepatology 8. Paediatric Cardiology 9. Care of the Paediatric Surgical Patient 10. Neonatal Surgery 11. General Paediatric Surgery 12. Paediatric Urology 13. Paediatric Oncology 14. Dermatology 15. Haematological Disorders 16. Paediatric Rheumatology 17. The Urinary System 18. Diseases of Nervous System 19. Accidental Poisoning in Childhood 21. Endocrine Disorders 22. Paediatric Orthopaedics 23. Paediatric Dentistry 24. Immunity and Allergy 25. Immunisation Against Infectious Diseases 26. Infectious Diseases 27. Paediatric Ophthalmology. 28. Haematological Investigations in Children 29. Biochemical and Microbiological Investigations in Paediatrics 30. Paediatric Emergencies 31. Disorders of Emotion and Behaviour 32. Paediatric Radiology 33. Paediatric Maxillofacial Surgery 34. A Prescription for Play 35. Paediatric Rehabilitation 36. Prescribing for Children 37. Child Abuse and Neglect-How do We Protect these Children? 38. Practical Paediatric Procedures Index