Pediatric Common Questions Quick Answers
by Donna M. D'Alessandro, Lindsay Huth, Susan Kinzer
Publisher: Virtual Pediatric Hospital 2006
Pediatricians have written a new online text called Pediatric Common Questions Quick Answers as a means to help parents respond to typical childhood diseases and health issues. Your questions are likely to be found among the questions answered by University of Iowa Health Care pediatricians.
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