2008 BMA Medical Book Competition Awards:First Prize PaediatricsPrepared in conjunction with the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH), MRCPCH MasterCourse has been constructed as a comprehensive package for trainees facing professional examinations in paediatrics and child health.This volume (2) has been made available separately in case candidates sitting the Diploma in Child Health (DCH) exams and doctors with a primary-care interest in child health using Volume 1 wish to study futher and go on to purchase Volume 2. It comes with an accompanying DVD containing video clips of clinical scenarios, and PIN access to a website with self-assessment and further learning materials.
Malcolm Levene MD, FRCP, FRCPCH, FMedSc retired Professor of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Leeds, Leeds General Infirmary Leeds
How to use this bookIndex of DVD clipsList of abbreviationsModule 6: Childhood disorders 128. Central nervous system29. Neuro-developmental disability 30. Child mental health31. The eye and vision 32. Disorders of hearing, the ear and throat 33. Disorders of bones and joints34. Inborn errors of metabolism35. Endocrinology and diabetes36. Skin disorders in children37. Child abuse and neglect38. Child health in developing countries Module 7: Childhood disorders 2 39. Gastroenterology and hepatology40. Urinary system41. The cardiovascular system42. Respiratory paediatrics 43. Blood and reticuloendothelial disorders44. Immunology and infectious disease Module 8: The child in hospital45. Care of the critically ill child46. Neonatology I: problems of the prenatal and perinatal period 47. Neonatology II: respiratory and cardiac disorders48. Neonatology III: neurology, haematology, metabolism and sepsis49. Neonatology IV: disorders requiring surgical intervention50. Accidents, poisoning and ALTEs51. Oncology and palliative care