Item Number: 9780723438717

Illustrated Textbook of Paediatrics

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5th edition of this highly popular 'must have textbook for paediatrics for medical students'.
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This is the fifth edition of a highly popular 'must have textbook for paediatrics for medical students'. The previous edition has been translated into eight languages and also won British Medical Association and Royal Society of Medicine prizes for the best paediatrics textbook.

Thoroughly revised and updated, the fifth edition of this prize-winning title retains the high level of illustration and accessibility that has made it so popular worldwide with medical students and trainees approaching clinical specialty exams. Illustrated Textbook of Paediatrics has been translated into eight languages over its life.

Key Features

Case studies.
Summary boxes.
Tips for patient education.
Highly illustrated with 100s of colour images.
Diseases consistently presented by Clinical features; Investigations; Management; Prognosis; and, where appropriate, Prevention.
Comes with an e-book for portability and ease of reference on the move.

New to this Edition

Separate chapters on:

Child protection
Diabetes and endocrinology
Inborn Errors of Metabolism

New chapter on Global child health

Author Information
Edited by Tom Lissauer, MB, BChir, FRCPCH, Honorary Consultant Paediatrician, Imperial College Healthcare Trust, London, UK and Graham Clayden, MD FRCPCH FHEA, Honorary Reader in Paediatrics, King's College London School of Medicine at Guy's, King's and St Thomas' Hospitals, London, UK

Technical Information

Product details

Edited by Tom Lissauer, MB, BChir, FRCPCH and Graham Clayden, MD FRCPCH FHEA;

552 pages

Publication date: 21 Sep 2011

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