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ISBN : 9781632414113

Publisher :   haylemedical

Language :   English

Category :   Pediatrics

Publication Year :   2016

Price : USD 144.95

Description :  This book traces the progress of the field of pediatrics and highlights some of its key concepts and applications. It discusses the fundamentals as well as modern approaches of this field. Pediatrics refers to a branch of medical science which deals with the diagnosis and treatment of disorders and diseases in infants, children, pre-teens and teens. The aim of this field is to prevent infections, control death rates, reduce chronic diseases and promote general hygiene in adolescents, infants, and children till the age of 18. This book includes detailed explanations of the various theories and techniques that pediatricians use to treat diseases. It consists of contributions made by international experts. Students, doctors, pediatricians, researchers and all those interested in this subject will find this text beneficial.

Author/Editor :  Alice Kunek

Author's Description :  Alice Kunek received her MD from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, United States. Her clinical interests are cardiac intensive care, neonatology and pediatrics. She is a research professor in the Department of Pediatrics at a medical association in Illinois and her current research work is focused on quality of life assessment in children and adolescents with heart disease. Kunek is a renowned author with over 200 works published in the field of pediatrics.