Practical Paediatrics, 5th Edition by Michael South, Maxwell J. Robinson, David Isaacs MB BChir MD

By Michael South, Maxwell J. Robinson, David Isaacs MB BChir MD MRCP FRACP, Don M. Roberton

A complete textbook of pediatrics within which early life disorder is defined in the context of social determinants of disease, corresponding to genetic orgins and social components. The emphasis is on differential prognosis from a offering challenge point of view, making it compatible for any problem-based studying sort of curriculum.

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It is therefore disconcerting to note that surveys have found that between 9% and 12% of children and young people in all age groups who have been exposed to the sun have not used sun protection. Obesity and physical fitness There has been growing concern about the increasing levels of obesity and lack of physical fitness in children and young people in Australia (Ch. 7). In 1985, 4% of boys and 6% of girls where classified according to their Fig. 9 Very low birth weight (less than 1500 g), neonatal death (NND) and cerebral palsy (CP) rates in Western Australia 1987-1996.

Other health behaviours may also have benefits or adverse effects; for example, high rates of breastfeeding and immunisation, child restraint use in motor vehicles, sun exposure protection using clothing and sun screen creams, healthy nutrition, active life styles, pool fences and swimming competence, and bicycle helmets all have an impact on disease and injury prevention. Harmful behaviours, such as cigarette smoking, may result in the smoker's exposure, or passive exposure of the fetus or infant, to the hundreds of potential carcinogens in cigarette smoke and its other toxic effects on the respiratory and cardiovascular systems.

3. com/ [CE, T, A] (USA) Core site for health related resources for the Windows CE platform. 4. com: http: //www. com/ • Washington University Medical Palm Initiative: http ://medicine. html PART 1: FURTHER READING 5. 6. 7. 8. cha_id= 14 87&cat_id=&type=search_result&data=pediatrics [P, T] (USA) This AvantGo link allows automatic download of contemporary paediatric abstracts and news items. Paediatric pharmacopoeias a. 0, the infectious disease treatment guide for the Palm OS. Adult and paediatric doses, drug interactions and adverse effects are readily assessed.

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