The Management of Infancy and Childhood in Health and Disease Classic Reprint

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Author: Howard Barrett

Publisher: Forgotten Books

ISBN: 1334650241

Category: Medical

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Excerpt from The Management of Infancy and Childhood, in Health and Disease He must also express the obligation he feels under to Dr. Farr, for the ready kindness and courtesy with which he has accepted the dedication of this book. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

Neurologic Emergencies in Infancy and Childhood

Diagnosis and treatment of myasthenia gravis in infancy, childhood and adolescence. A study of 51 patients. Neurology 1960;1021007. Morris HH. Tick paralysis: Electrophysiologic measurements. South Med I 1977;70:121.

Author: John M Pellock

Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann

ISBN: 9781483193922

Category: Medical

Page: 438

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This second edition of Neurologic Emergencies in Infancy and Childhood is written in response to colleagues who have requested an updated version of the book because of numerous advances in child neurology and medicine in general since the first offering. The chapters were designed for easy use in emergency and general medical situations and all chapters have been revised, rewritten, or replaced. This book is organized into 21 chapters written by 31 contributors. A separate section on spinal cord disorders has greatly expanded the previous chapter on myelomeningocele and it includes a discussion on spinal cord trauma and other causes of paraplegia. A separate chapter on psychiatric emergencies possibly presenting with neurologic signs or symptoms has been added. The chapters also contain information concerning drug dosages and the use of newer agents, including antibiotics, antiepileptics and other drugs. This book will be of interest to persons dealing with studies on the management of neurologic emergencies.

Neuromuscular Disorders of Infancy Childhood and Adolescence

TABLE 37.4 Summary of Clinical Problems of Congenital Myotonic Dystrophy in Infants and Childhood Onset (1À10 Years Old) Myotonic Dystrophy Type 1 and Their Management Clinical Problem Congenital Myotonic Dystrophy (CDM) Childhood Onset ...

Author: Basil T. Darras

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 9780124171275

Category: Medical

Page: 1160

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Neuromuscular disorders are diagnosed across the lifespan and create many challenges especially with infants, children and adolescents. This new edition of the definitive reference, edited by the established world renowned authorities on the science, diagnosis and treatment of neuromuscular disorders in childhood is a timely and needed resource for all clinicians and researchers studying neuromuscular disorders, especially in childhood. The Second Edition is completely revised to remain current with advances in the field and to insure this remains the standard reference for clinical neurologists and clinical research neurologists. The Second Edition retains comprehensive coverage while shortening the total chapter count to be an even more manageable and effective reference. Carefully revised new edition of the classic reference on neuromuscular disorders in infancy, childhood and adolescence. Definitive coverage of the basic science of neuromuscular disease and the latest diagnosis and treatment best practices. Includes coverage of clinical phenomenology, electrophysiology, histopathology, molecular genetics and protein chemistry