Childhood Diseases and Disorders Sourcebook, 5th Edition

  • Angela Williams
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  • ISBN-10: 0780817303
  • ISBN-13: 9780780817302
  • DDC: 618.92
  • 600 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released October 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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Provides basic consumer health information about the physical and mental health of pre-adolescent children including common illnesses and injuries, disease prevention and screening, and wellness promotion. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.<\P>

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
1: Introduction to Children’s Health and Safety.
2: Child Health Statistics.
3: Doctor Visits and Your Child.
4: How to Give Medicine to Children.
5: Childhood Vaccinations.
6: Promoting Wellness.
7: Preventing Childhood Injuries.
8: Fevers and Febrile Seizures in Children.
9: Caring for Children in an Emergency.
10: Childhood Infections and Related Concerns.
11: Foodborne Illness.
12: Streptococcal Bacterial Infections.
13: Other Bacterial Infections.
14: Viral Infections.
15: Parasitic and Fungal Infections.
16: Other Diseases Associated with Infections.
17: Medical Conditions Appearing in Childhood.
18: Allergies in Children.
19: Blood and Circulatory Disorders in Children.
20: Cancer in Children.
21: Cardiovascular Disorders in Children.
22: Hypoglycemia.
23: Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders in Children.
24: Endocrine and Growth Disorders in Children.
25: Gastrointestinal Disorders in Children.
26: Kidney and Urologic Disorders in Children.
27: Liver Disorders in Children.
28: Musculoskeletal Disorders in Children.
29: Neurological Disorders in Children.
30: Respiratory and Lung Conditions in Children.
31: Skin Conditions in Children.
32: Vision and Eye Problems in Children.
33: Developmental and Pediatric Mental-Health Concerns.
34: Autism Spectrum Disorders.
35: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.
36: Behavior or Conduct Issues in Children.
37: Developmental Disorders and Disorders That Affect Learning.
38: Fragile X Syndrome.
39: Mental-Health Disorders in Children.
40: Additional Help and Information.
41: Glossary of Terms Related to Childhood Diseases and Disorders.
42: Resource List for Parents and Caregivers.