Object of this book is to give a
description of the diseases of early life, such as may help a mother to
understand something of their nature and symptoms, to save her from needless
anxiety as to their issue, and to enable her wisely to second the doctor in his
endeavours for their cure. The book is not intended as a handbook for the
nursery, instead it tells how to treat their children's illnesses, without the
help of a doctor.
Pediatric Nursing, Psychiatric and Surgical Issues has 8 chapters which are
placed in 4 different sections, to enlighten patients and pediatricians on
current developments on specific pediatric issues.The book is not a classic
pediatric text book. It shows different approaches to some pediatric topics.It
describe some specific issues related to nursing, psychiatric and surgical
book highlights the most commonly encountered cases in paediatric practice.
This is a useful guide for the undergraduate medical students preparing for
the practical and viva voce competitive examinations. Postgraduate students,
practicing paediatricians and teachers find it a valuable reference source.
of Pediatrics, University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine
This handbook was designed for the large number of residents from a
variety of disciplines that rotate through pediatrics during their first year of
training. It may also be helpful for clinical clerks during their time on the
pediatric wards, as well as for pediatric residents and elective students.