Pocket Book of Hospital Care for Children
Publisher: World Health Organization 2013
Number of pages: 438
This pocket book is for use by doctors, senior nurses and other senior health workers who are responsible for the care of young children at the first referral level in developing countries. It presents up-to-date clinical guidelines which are based on a review of the available published evidence by subject experts, for both inpatient and outpatient care in small hospitals where basic laboratory facilities and essential drugs and inexpensive medicines are available.
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Based on the available evidence, which suggests that the benefits of breastfeeding for the infant and mother outweigh any risk of Zika virus transmission through breast milk, WHO has issued guidance on breastfeeding in the context of Zika virus.
by Paget Stanfield et al. - Hodder Arnold
A review of the diseases of children encountered in the tropics, together with their diagnosis and treatment. The book aims to be a readable specialized reference source appropriate to the care of children in well-equipped hospitals.
by Lynn Staheli, et al. - Cambridge University Press
The term Arthrogryposis describes a range of congenital contractures that lead to childhood deformities. The book provides health care professionals and affected individuals with a helpful guide to better understand the condition and its therapy.
by Emil Feer - J.B. Lippincott Company
The book covers the entire field of pediatrics as completely as more bulky volumes. The discussions of the individual disease conditions are absolutely dependable and the measures advised are in line with the most recent accepted usage .