Franklin: Record - Handbook of clinical pediatric endocrinology / [edited by] Charles G.D. Brook, Mehul T. Dattani.

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Handbook of clinical pediatric endocrinology / [edited by] Charles G.D. Brook, Mehul T. Dattani.

Edition:
2nd ed.
Publication:
Chichester, West Sussex, UK : Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 356 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Medical subjects:
Endocrine System Diseases -- Handbooks.
Adolescent.
Child.
Infant.
Subjects:
Pediatric endocrinology -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Contents:
The relevance of molecular biology to clinical practice
Hormones : their nature, action, and measurement
The hypothalamo-pituitary axis
Endocrine problems of infancy
The management of growth disorders
The management of puberty disorders
The thyroid gland
The adrenal gland
Disorders of calcium and bone metabolism
Water balance
Hypoglycemia
Obesity and type 2 diabetes mellitus
Type 1 diabetes mellitus
Endocrine neoplasia
Tests and normal values in pediatric endocrinology.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the James A. Crawford Memorial Fund.
Contributor:
Brook, C. G. D. (Charles Groves Darville)
Dattani, Mehul T.
James A. Crawford Memorial Fund.
ISBN:
9780470657881 (pbk. : alk. paper)
047065788X (pbk. : alk. paper)
Web link:
The James A. Crawford Memorial Fund Home Page
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