The Resource Forfar & Arneil's textbook of pediatrics

Forfar & Arneil's textbook of pediatrics

Label
Forfar & Arneil's textbook of pediatrics
Title
Forfar & Arneil's textbook of pediatrics
Title variation
  • Textbook of pediatrics
  • Forfar and Arneil's textbook of pediatrics
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This title is a complete, evidence-based reference of general pediatrics written by 150 experts from all over the world. The contents cover children's health needs and problems in the developing as well as the developed world, with an emphasis on prevention as well as treatment. It is the ideal international reference source for pediatricians and family doctors throughout the world. The text is readable, clear and informative, with information firmly grounded in the latest clinical evidence and trialsStrong evidence base to text - as shown in the comprehensiveness of the references at the end of each chapter - these sections are unmatched by any other bookEditorial team of 4 editors (one new for this edition) work together as a team to ensure that the information is consistent in quality, style and level Over 500 illustrations, with an invaluable colour section that includes pictures of eye conditions, rashes, histology, and blood diseasesComprehensive index ensures that information can be found quickly and easilyWritten with a world-wide audience in mind and aimed at the practitioners - pediatricians and family medicine doctors - working in the community as well as the hospital setting
Cataloging source
OPELS
Dewey number
618.92
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
RJ45
LC item number
.T44 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Forfar & Arneil's textbook of pediatrics
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Section 1: Foundations for health and practice: Evidence-based child health -- Epidemiology of childhood disease -- developed countries -- Epidemiology of childhood diseases -- Health care delivery in resource limited settings -- Preventive pediatrics -- Child protection -- Accidents, poisoning and SIDS -- Developmental pediatrics -- History, examination, basic investigation and procedures -- Pediatric prescribing -- Ethics -- Section 2: Perinatal/neonatal medicine: Fetal medicine -- The newborn -- Infant feeding -- Section 3: The Specialties: Genetics -- Endocrine gland disorders and disorders of growth and puberty -- Nutrition -- Fluid, electrolyte and acid-base disturbances -- Disorders of the urinary system -- Disorders of the alimentary tract and liver -- Respiratory disorders -- Cardiovascular disease -- Neurology -- Disorders of the blood and bone marrow -- Oncology -- Gynecological diseases -- Inborn errors of metabolism -- Immunodeficiency -- Infections -- Disorders of bones, joints and connective tissue -- Disorders of the skin -- Disorders of the eye -- Disorders of the ear, nose and throat -- Allergic disorders -- Psychiatric disorders in childhood -- Adolescent medicine -- Emergency care -- Surgical pediatrics -- Pain and palliative care -- Section 4: Appendices and index: Appendix
Control code
ocn864156965
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
  • Seventh edition /. /
  • edited by Neil McIntosh ... [et al.]
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 1734 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780443103971
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
158461:158632
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b29876539
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)864156965
  • clini0443103976

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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