Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics: Evidence and Practice, Text with CD-ROM

Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics: Evidence and Practice

Text with CD-ROM

By Mark Lee Wolraich, MD, Professor of Neurology, University of Oklahoma, Child Study Center, Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Paul Howard Dworkin, Connecticut Children's Medical Center, Hartford, CT; Dennis D. Drotar, Department of Pediatrics, Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital, Cleveland, OH; and Ellen C. Perrin, MA, MD, Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Tufts University School of Medicine; Director, Division of Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics, The Floating Hospital for Children; Tufts-New England Medical Center, Boston, MA


1. Foundations of developmental-behavioral pediatrics

2. Biological mechanisms in development and behavior

3. Family and societal factors

4. Elements of assessment and management

5. Adaptation to general health problems and their treatment

6. Developmental-behavioral aspects of chronic conditions and treatment

7. Cognitive/adaptive conditions

8. Language and learning conditions

9. Motor disabilities and multiple handicapping conditions

10. Autism spectrum disorders

11. Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

12. Externalizing conditions

13. Internalizing conditions

14. Substance use/abuse

15. Child abuse and neglect

16. Somatoform disorders and pain

17. Sleep problems

18. Feeding and eating conditions

19. Elimination conditions

20. Sexuality

21. Atypical behaviors

22. Law, policy, and ethics