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Pediatric Endocrinology: A Practical Clinical Guide, Second Edition (Contemporary Endocrinology)

Editat de Sally Radovick, Margaret H. Macgillivray
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A state-of-the-art and concise guide to the clinical management of pediatric endocrine disorders, the second edition of the highly regarded Pediatric Endocrinology: A Practical Clinical Guide covers the most common and challenging conditions seen by practicing endocrinologists and primary care physicians, including growth, hypothalamic, pituitary, adrenal, thyroid, calcium and bone, and reproductive disorders, as well as metabolic syndromes. This expanded second edition includes new topics being seen more commonly in pediatric endocrinology practices related to obesity and type 2 diabetes mellitus and lipid disorders. Each chapter contains an introductory discussion of the problem, a review of the clinical features that characterize it, the criteria needed to establish a diagnosis, and a comprehensive therapy section delineating the risks and benefits of the best therapeutic options available. Invaluable tables summarize the critical factors in etiology, clinical presentation, diagnosis, and therapeutic dosages.  Pediatric Endocrinology: A Practical Clinical Guide, Second Edition, is a comprehensive resource for all clinicians concerned with the myriad endocrinologic disorders seen in children and adolescents.

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Specificații

ISBN-13: 9781607613947
ISBN-10: 1607613948
Pagini: 731
Ilustrații: 49 schwarz-weiße und 33 farbige Abbildungen, 79 schwarz-weiße Tabellen
Dimensiuni: 178 x 254 x 32 mm
Greutate: 14.76 kg
Ediția: 2nd ed. 2013
Editura: Humana Press Inc.
Colecția Humana
Seria Contemporary Endocrinology

Locul publicării: Totowa, NJ, United States

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Cuprins

Part I           Growth Disorders
1. Childhood Growth Hormone Deficiency and Hypopituitarism
Christopher J. Romero, Andrew Dauber, and Laurie E. Cohen
2. Growth Hormone Insensitivity
Arlan L. Rosenbloom
3. Skeletal Dysplasias
Robert C. Olney, Michael B. Bober
4. Idiopathic Short Stature
Yung-Ping Chin, Pinchas Cohen
5. Growth Hormone Treatment Of The Short Child Born Small For Gestational Age
Steven Chernausek
6. Growth Hormone Therapy in  Children with Prader-Willi Syndrome
Aaron Carrel, David B. Allen
7. Turner Syndrome
Marsha L. Davenport, Judith Ross, Phillippe F. Backeljauw
8. Management of Adult with Childhood Onset Growth Hormone Deficiency
David Michael Cook
Part II Hypothalamic and Pituitary Disorders
  
9. Diabetes Insipidus
Abhinash Srivatsa, Frederick D. Grant
10.  Management of Acute and Late Endocrine Effects Following Childhood Cancer Treatment
Jill L Brodsky, Adda Grimberg
11. Endocrinologic Sequelae of Anorexia Nervosa
Lisa Swartz Topor, Catherine M. Gordon, Estherann Grace
Part III Adrenal Disorders
12. Adrenal Insufficiency
Kathleen E. Bethin, Louis J. Muglia
13. Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia
Christine M. Trapp, Lenore S. Levine, and Sharon E. Oberfield
14. Cushing Syndrome in Childhood
Margaret F. Keil, Constantine A. Stratakis
Part IV Thyroid Disorders
  
15. Congenital Hypothyroidism
Cecilia A. Larson
16. Autoimmune Thyroid Disease
Stephen A. Huang
17. Non-Thyroidal Illness Syndrome
Lisa D. Madison, Stephen H. LaFranchi
18. Resistance to Thyroid Hormone and TSH Receptor Mutations
Ronald H. Cohen
19. Thyroid Neoplasia
Andrew J. Bauer, Steven G. Waguespack, Amelia Grover, Gary L. Francis
Part V Mineral and Bone Disorders
  
20. Abnormalities in Calcium Homeostasis
Ruben Diaz
21. Rickets: The Skeletal Disorders of Impaired Calcium or Phosphate Availability
Erik A. Imel, Thomas O. Carpenter
Part VI Reproductive Disorders and Contraception
22. Delayed Puberty
Diane E. J. Stafford
23. Precocious Puberty: Clinical Management
Henry Rodriguez, Grace C. Dougan
24. Management of Infants Born with Disorders of Sex Development
Indrajit Majumdar, Tom Mazur
25. Menstrual Disorders and Hyperandrogenism in Adolescence
Sara A. Divall, Robert L. Rosenfield 
26. Contraception
Helen H. Kim, Amy K. Whitaker
Part VII Metabolic Disorders
  
27. Hypoglycemia
Diva D. DeLeón, Charles A. Stanley
28. Diabetes Mellitus in Children and Adolescents
Kristin A. Sikes, William V. Tamborlane
29. Type II Diabetes Mellitus and Obesity in Youth
Cosimo Giannini, Sonia Caprio
30. Diagnosis and Treatment of Dyslipoproteinemias in Children and Adolescents
Peter O. Kwiterovich, Jr., Kathleen Hawke Byrne
Part VIII Other Endocrine Disorders
31. Autoimmune Endocrine Disorders
Jennifer M. Barker
32. Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Syndromes
Michael S. Racine, Pamela M. Thomas
33. The Endocrine Response to Critical Illness
Ari J. Wassner, Michael Agus


Recenzii

From the reviews of the second edition:
“The second edition of this volume has introduced changes, updates, extensions and references up to 2010. It is a clinically oriented text useful to pediatric endocrinologists and practitioners.” (Pediatric Endocrinology Reviews (PER), Vol. 11 (2), September, 2013)

Notă biografică

Sally Radovick, MD
The John Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Baltimore, MD, USA
Margaret H. MacGillivray, MD
Children's Hospital of Buffalo, Department of Pediatrics, Buffalo, NY, USA


Textul de pe ultima copertă

A state-of-the-art and concise guide to the clinical management of pediatric endocrine disorders, the second edition of the highly regarded Pediatric Endocrinology: A Practical Clinical Guide covers the most common and challenging conditions seen by practicing endocrinologists and primary care physicians, including growth, hypothalamic, pituitary, adrenal, thyroid, calcium and bone, and reproductive disorders, as well as metabolic syndromes. This expanded second edition includes new topics being seen more commonly in pediatric endocrinology practices related to obesity and type 2 diabetes mellitus and lipid disorders. Each chapter contains an introductory discussion of the problem, a review of the clinical features that characterize it, the criteria needed to establish a diagnosis, and a comprehensive therapy section delineating the risks and benefits of the best therapeutic options available. Invaluable tables summarize the critical factors in etiology, clinical presentation, diagnosis, and therapeutic dosages.  Pediatric Endocrinology: A Practical Clinical Guide, Second Edition, is a comprehensive resource for all clinicians concerned with the myriad endocrinologic disorders seen in children and adolescents.


Caracteristici

Concise, how-to guide to the diagnosis of pediatric endocrine diseases
Expanded coverage and new topics reflecting commonly seen disorders in pediatric endocrinology practices
Accessible discussion of pathophysiology and genetic mechanisms
Practical summary tables for etiology, diagnosis, and therapeutic dosages
Review of risks and benefits of different treatment options