This book is a comprehensive guide to developmental anatomy and physiology of children, related to the developing child from fetus up to adolescence. It takes a systematic approach and addresses all the body systems. As well as addressing normal growth and development it places pathology in perspective when related to developmental issues, such as congenital abnormalities.
chapter outcomes and a chapter overview
Clinical notes help link theory to practice and facilitate reflective practice
Highly illustrated throughout
Self-assessment exercises help understanding and aid revision
By Carol Chamley, BA, MA, CertEdFE, RGN, RSCN, ONC, RCNT, RNT, Senior Lecturer, School of Health & Social Sciences, Coventry University, UK; Pauline Carson, BA(Hons), MSc(Child Health), PGCE (HE), RGN, RSCN, Senior Lecturer, University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, UK; Duncan Randall, BSc (Hons), CHN, PGCE, RGN, RSCN, RHV, RNT, Lecturer, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK; and Winifred Mary Sandwell, BSc(Hons), DipNursing DNCert, RSCN, RGN, RCNT, Senior Lecturer, School of Health & Social Sciences, Coventry University, UK
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