by Sevil Ari Yuca
Publisher: InTech 2012
Number of pages: 236
Obesity is an illness that occurs due to a combination of genetic, environmental, psychosocial, metabolic and hormonal factors. This book aims to provide readers with a general as well as an advanced overview of the key trends in childhood obesity. The prevalence of obesity has shown a great rise both in adults and children in the last 30 years.
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by Zhen Wang, et al. - Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Objectives: To evaluate the comparative effectiveness and safety of treatments for childhood anxiety disorders, including panic disorder, social anxiety disorder, specific phobias, generalized anxiety disorder, and separation anxiety.
by Donna M. D'Alessandro, Lindsay Huth, Susan Kinzer - Virtual Pediatric Hospital
This online book should help teens and their parents respond to typical diseases and health issues experienced by teens. Your questions are likely to be found among the questions answered by University of Iowa Health Care pediatricians.
by Nigel S. Broughton - WB Saunders Company
A clear, concise approach to a small but important subspecialty which is an essential component of orthopaedic surgical training and final examinations. Aimed also at the practicing orthopaedic surgeon needing access to basic paediatric information.
- RCOG Press
This guideline has been designed for the assessment and initial management of children aged up to 5 years who present to health services with a feverish illness. The guideline also includes suggested advice that can be given to parents and carers.