Pediatrics

Bipolar Children: Cutting-Edge Controversy, Insights, and by Sharna Olfman

By Sharna Olfman

Over the decade, the variety of young ones clinically determined with bipolar disease has elevated as much as fortyfold. this can be a development unique to the us, and one who, alarmingly, results in many of the clinically determined children―some nonetheless of their infancy―being prescribed antipsychotic medicines, frequently together with anticonvulsants. those periods of gear have risky unwanted side effects, together with a doubling of mortality premiums, shortened lifestyles span, severe weight achieve, and sort II diabetes. during this e-book, psychologist Sharna Olfman leads a group of well known specialists who learn that incredible upward push within the prognosis of pediatric bipolar ailment, fairly within the absence of any compelling facts for both the validity of the factors getting used to diagnose it or the security and effectiveness of the medicine getting used to regard it. while a baby is unnecessarily prescribed antipsychotic and anticonvulsant medicinal drugs, his or her psychological and actual healthiness might be irrecoverably compromised, says Olfman. With as many as two-and-a-half million young children from around the socioeconomic spectrum now taking antipsychotics, we've got set the degree for widescale baby abuse.

The participants to this revealing and demanding quantity contain psychiatrist David Healy, one of many world's top experts on psychotropic medicines; pediatrician Philip Landrigan, an the world over well known well-being researcher; and Robert Whitaker, an award profitable clinical journalist. The members establish and clarify complicated and interrelated elements that experience set the degree for the pediatric bipolar epidemic, they usually suggest perform and coverage adjustments to stem the tide of misdiagnosis and unsafe drug prescriptions.

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Paediatric Drug Handling (ULLA Postgraduate Pharmacy Series) by Ian C. Wong, Catherine Tuleu, Ian Costello, Vincent Yeung,

By Ian C. Wong, Catherine Tuleu, Ian Costello, Vincent Yeung, Paul Long

His quantity within the "ULLA sequence" is an introductory textbook on paediatric drug dealing with. Written for brand new pharmaceutical scientists, this publication goals to provide a historical past of paediatric pharmacy. Its scope is to provide a entire advent to kid's medicine by way of dosing in perform and paediatric pharmaceutics, physiological and drug disposition changes, scientific pharmacology and pharmacogenomics. Paediatric rules all over the world in addition to drug licensing and medical trials, compliance, protection and pharmacovigilance concerns can be constructed.

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Forfar and Arneil's Textbook of Pediatrics by Neil McIntosh, Peter J. Helms, Rosalind L. Smyth, Stuart

By Neil McIntosh, Peter J. Helms, Rosalind L. Smyth, Stuart Logan

This name is a whole, evidence-based reference of common pediatrics written by way of a hundred and fifty specialists from world wide. The contents disguise children’s healthiness wishes and difficulties within the constructing in addition to the constructed international, with an emphasis on prevention in addition to therapy. it's the excellent foreign reference resource for pediatricians and kin medical professionals through the world.

  • The textual content is readable, transparent and informative, with details firmly grounded within the most modern medical facts and trials
  • Strong proof base to textual content - as proven within the comprehensiveness of the references on the finish of every bankruptcy - those sections are unrivaled through the other book
  • Editorial crew of four editors (one new for this variation) interact as a staff to make sure that the knowledge is constant in caliber, kind and level
  • Over 500 illustrations, with a useful color part that incorporates photographs of eye stipulations, rashes, histology, and blood diseases
  • Comprehensive index guarantees that info are available speedy and easily
  • Written with a world-wide viewers in brain and aimed toward the practitioners - pediatricians and kinfolk drugs medical professionals - operating in the neighborhood in addition to the clinic setting
  • Expansion of data on teens, hypersensitive reaction, prescribing and genetics - in accordance with the most recent advancements in those fast-changing area
  • International measurement stronger, with specific specialise in children’s illnesses within the constructing international - an specified asset because too many textbooks forget about or dedicate little area to constructing global problems
  • Includes many new professional individuals drawn from the global group of pediatricians - particularly from Europe, Africa and Asia
  • New bankruptcy at the epidemiology of illness in constructing countries
  • New, tighter kind and presentation - as accomplished as ever, yet with a extra glossy, crisper style
  • International Advisory Panel of specialists from world wide - new to this edition
  • Online model of entire textual content and illustrations to be had with buy of the booklet - makes the e-book obtainable at any place there's an online connection

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Shonishin: Japanese Pediatric Acupuncture A Text and Video by Stephen Birch

By Stephen Birch

Shonishin: jap Pediatric Acupuncture addresses the rising curiosity in secure, really expert, non-insertion acupuncture therapies for babies and kids. the one English language booklet to be had at the subject, it makes a speciality of an important characteristic within the remedy of youngsters: patient-comfort. the writer offers hands-on recommendation that may be simply built-in into medical perform.

The textual content starts with an summary of the underlying rules of Shonishin and the certain instruments and needles used to softly press, faucet, scratch, rub, and stroke the child’s pores and skin with out penetrating it. The specialist writer then outlines root and symptomatic methods and strategies, by way of specified details on the way to deal with quite a lot of particular difficulties and ailments. Shonishin is a superb remedy alternative for universal breathing and digestive illnesses.

Features

  • In kind of a realistic workshop, the accompanying DVD (150 mins) demonstrates easy methods to do Shonishin
  • More than forty situations from around the globe conceal which instruments and
    methods paintings most sensible for various sufferers, displaying a number therapy principles,
    methods, and effects on hand with the options defined within the e-book
  • More than a hundred illustrations, images, and diagrams supplement the
    text all through
  • Numerous how one can pacify scared childrens and
    annoyed parents

This distinct, uncomplicated consultant is a must have for all
acupuncturists, scholars and academics of acupuncture in addition to pediatricians
who additionally use acupuncture -- despite form of perform. the elemental therapy
has the further benefit of being simply taught to oldsters so as to use
it on a regular basis at domestic, therefore expanding frequency of therapy and permitting
parents to take part actively within the therapy in their children.

System necessities for the DVD:Language: English; sector code: zero; photograph structure: 4:3 NTSC; length: a hundred and fifty mins (approximately); disk layout: DVD-5

This book is an indispensible device and strongly steered for the
practitioner who needs to tackle those demanding patients.
-- the yank Acupuncturist

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Neurologic Emergencies in Infancy and Childhood by John M. Pellock, Edwin C. Myer

By John M. Pellock, Edwin C. Myer

Virginia Commonwealth collage, Richmond. re-creation of a textual content for scientific neurologists, emergency, or basic medication physicians at the prognosis and administration of emergencies reminiscent of intracranial hemorrhage or coma in kids. Illustrated. 31 participants, 30 U.S

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Children With Seizures: A Guide For Parents, Teachers, And by Martin L. Kutscher

By Martin L. Kutscher

This concise, obtainable instruction manual for households, pals and carers of youngsters with seizures presents the entire details they should process seizures from a place of strength.

Part 1 discusses kinds and explanations of seizures, and what to do in the course of a seizure. The clinical thoughts and technical terminology in addition to the to be had exams and coverings, together with anticonvulsant drugs, are truly defined. the writer additionally addresses a number of the emotional and social concerns which could come up, and there are chapters for children and teenagers to learn themselves or with their mom and dad. half 2 covers probably the most universal epilepsy syndromes in additional element. additional studying and worthy contacts also are provided.

This reassuring, casual, and upbeat ebook will toughen and support make clear the dialogue with the kid's treating health care professional.

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Paediatric drug handling by Ian C. Wong, Catherine Tuleu, Ian Costello, Vincent Yeung,

By Ian C. Wong, Catherine Tuleu, Ian Costello, Vincent Yeung, Paul Long

This quantity within the ULLA sequence is an introductory textbook on paediatric drug dealing with. Written for brand new pharmaceutical scientists, this ebook goals to provide a heritage of paediatric pharmacy. Its scope is to offer a accomplished creation to kid's drugs by way of dosing in perform and paediatric pharmaceutics, physiological and drug disposition adjustments, medical pharmacology and pharmacogenomics. Paediatric laws worldwide in addition to drug licensing and medical trials, compliance, defense and pharmacovigilance matters can be built

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Primary Care of the Premature Infant by Dara Brodsky MD, Mary Ann Ouellette MS APRN IBCLC

By Dara Brodsky MD, Mary Ann Ouellette MS APRN IBCLC

Our knowing of the administration of ailments within the untimely baby has replaced dramatically lately, and it may be rather tricky to stay updated on adjustments during this hugely clinical box. Dr. Brodsky and Ms. Ouellette have labored jointly to create a entire reference that covers either the pathophysiology and epidemiology of difficulties happening in untimely infants within the Neonatal in depth Care Unit, and the administration of those difficulties as soon as the baby has been published from the NICU to a neighborhood perform. The ebook emphasizes particular ailments that have an effect on untimely babies and makes a speciality of fundamental different types: heritage and administration within the NICU, and administration of particular health problems after discharge from the NICU.Find details speedy utilizing an up to date precis of the issues which are prone to impact the untimely infant.Review necessary directions on feeding and development, neurologic results, developmental difficulties, retinopathy of prematurity, bronchopulmonary dysplasia, and masses more.Use easy-to-follow administration algorithms to aid diagnose and deal with universal matters in untimely babies after discharge.Make powerful judgements approximately screening, immunizations, counseling of oldsters, and more..Help households take care of the emotional influence of taking good care of a untimely infant..Access a listing of disease-specific web content for clinicians and households.

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Acquired Neurological Speech Language Disorders In Childhood by Bruce E. Murdoch

By Bruce E. Murdoch

The long-held trust that received aphasia in kids is basically of the non-fluent style has been challenged lately. This ebook discusses language difficulties bobbing up from cerebro-vascular injuries happening in early life, and from different

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