Illustrated Textbook of Paediatrics,
Edition 6
Edited by Tom Lissauer, MB, BChir, FRCPCH and Will Carroll, MD MRCP MRCPCH Bm BCh BA MA(Oxon)

Publication Date: 05 Jul 2021
This sixth edition of the acclaimed and award-winning ‘Sunflower book’ comprehensively covers the undergraduate curriculum in paediatrics and child health. Topics are made accessible with numerous colour images, diagrams and case studies, and revision is facilitated by key points and summary boxes. This has made the book a firm favourite of medical students as well as trainees approaching clinical speciality exams, both in the UK and internationally.

Key Features

    • Highly illustrated with hundreds of colour images and diagrams to assist learning.
    • Case studies to explain important or complex clinical problem
    • Key learning points: the editors identify the most clinically relevant facts.
    • Summary boxes to aid revision.
    About the author
    Edited by Tom Lissauer, MB, BChir, FRCPCH, Honorary Consultant Paediatrician, Imperial College Healthcare Trust, London, UK and Will Carroll, MD MRCP MRCPCH Bm BCh BA MA(Oxon), Clinical and Academic Lead & Consultant Paediatrician, University Hospital of the North Midlands Newcastle Road Stoke-on-Trent UK
    Table of Contents

    1. Paediatrics and Child Health

    2. History and Examination

    3. Normal Child Development, Hearing and Vision

    4. Developmental Problems and the Child with Special Needs

    5. Care of the Sick Child and Young Person

    6. Paediatric Emergencies

    7. Accidents and Poisoning

    8. Child Protection

    9. Genetics

    10. Perinatal Medicine

    11. Neonatal Medicine

    12. Growth and Puberty

    13. Nutrition

    14. Gastroenterology

    15. Infection and Immunity

    16. Allergy

    17. Respiratory Disorders

    18. Cardiac Disorders

    19. Kidney and Urinary Tract Disorders

    20. Genital Disorders

    21. Liver Disorders

    22. Malignant Disease

    23. Haematological Disorders

    24. Child and Adolescent Mental Health

    25. Dermatological Disorders

    26. Diabetes and Endocrinology

    27. Inborn Errors of Metabolism

    28. Musculoskeletal Disorders

    29. Neurological Disorders

    30. Adolescent Medicine

    31. Global Child Health

    Book details
    ISBN: 9780702081804
    Page Count: 608
    Retail Price : £41.99
    Accompanying Self-Assessment book - Self-Assessment in Paediatrics, Tom Lissauer and Will Carroll (2nd Edn), Elsevier, 2021.
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