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Case Based Reviews in Pediatric Endocrinology
Vandana Jain, Ram Menon
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Published: November 2014
Edition: 1
$60.00

Presented in case study format, this book is a comprehensive guide to endocrine disorders in children.

Divided into seven sections, it covers all major endocrine problems in infants, children and adolescents, including growth, puberty, obesity, metabolic syndrome, type 1 and type 2 diabetes, fluid and electrolyte balance, hypoglycaemia, calcium metabolism, and sexual development disorders. The final section discusses radiological and nuclear imaging.

Written by experienced paediatric endocrinologists from Asia, USA, UK and South Africa, each topic features algorithms for evaluation and management, as well as diagrams and tables, to enhance learning.

Key points

  • Comprehensive guide to paediatric endocrine disorders
  • Covers all major endocrine problems in infants, children and adolescents
  • Author and editor team from Asia, USA, UK and South Africa
  • Each topic features algorithms for evaluation and management

Author information

Vandana Jain
Additional Professor, Division of Paediatric Endocrinology, Department of Paediatrics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Ram Menon MD
David Murray Cowie Research Professor of Paediatrics and Communicable Diseases; Professor of Molecular and Integrative Physiology; Director, Paediatric Endocrinology, CS Mott Children's Hospital, University of Michigan Medical School, USA

Product details
ISBN: 9789351523635
Size: 241x159
Pages: 300
Number of illustrations: 52
Number of images: 48
Cover type: Paperback
Subject area: Paediatrics
Readership: Paediatricians, Endocrinologists
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