Atlas of Pediatric Physical Diagnosis, 5th Edition
Text with Online Access
Basil J. Zitelli, MD and Holly W. Davis, MD
Your best source for guidance on the visual diagnosis of pediatric disorders now comes to you in print and online! More than 3,400 hundred illustrations3,000 in full colorcapture the full range of gross anatomic signs as well as laboratory and radiologic findings for hundreds of pediatric disorders.
Features new, comprehensive coverage of malnutrition, obesity, and trauma to help you identify a wide range of conditions.
Includes expanded information on child abuse and neglect so you can better recognize and manage the signs and symptoms of this sensitive condition.
Presents new coverage in the Genetic Disorders and Dysmorphic Conditions chapter to assist you in diagnosing metabolic diseases more accurately.
Offers online access to the entire searchable contents of the book for quick answers to clinical questions.
Provides online downloadable images from the book that allow you to create your own electronic presentations.
Addresses the entire spectrum of pediatric conditionsfrom pertinent historical factors and examination techniques to visual and diagnostic methodsproviding you with comprehensive coverage for your toughest diagnostic challenges.
Features more than 3,400 practical, clinical photographs to help you identify and diagnose hundreds of pediatric disorders.
Without a doubt, this book is truly unique amongst paediatric textbooks. I have not come across any other book which provides such a comprehensive atlas of paediatric conditions. The sheer number of clinical pictures and their quality is exceptional. The book has its own website which is very easy to use and allows remote access to all the text and pictures of the book. Additionally, the pictures can be downloaded for use in personal presentations. For those involved in teaching, this feature is priceless. I would strongly recommend this book to any health professional involved in the care of children.
Unividas Review, February 2009
By Basil J. Zitelli, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Diagnostic Referral Center, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA; and Holly W. Davis, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Child Advocacy Center, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
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