Surgery

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17 Surgery Katherine P. Davenport, Timothy D. Kane Introduction General pediatric surgery encompasses a wide spectrum of disorders and malformations that overlap with various other medical and surgical specialties. The…

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Dermatology

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8 Dermatology Bernard A. Cohen, Holly W. Davis, Robin P. Gehris Most of us think of our skin as a simple, durable covering for our skeleton, muscles, and internal organs….

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Ophthalmology

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19 Ophthalmology Kenneth P. Cheng, Albert W. Biglan Infants and children may be affected by conditions not seen in adults, and the examination techniques and treatments that they may need…

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Orthopedics

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21 Orthopedics Vincent F. Deeney, Jennifer Arnold, Morey S. Moreland, W. Timothy Ward, Holly W. Davis Children with musculoskeletal injuries and afflictions are brought for care because of pain, deformity,…

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Neonatology

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2 Neonatology Beverly S. Brozanski, Melissa M. Riley, Debra L. Bogen General Techniques of Physical Examination Assessment of the Newborn The purposes of the routine newborn assessment are to determine…

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Otolaryngology

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23 Otolaryngology Robert F. Yellon, David H. Chi The importance of pediatricians and family physicians having an understanding of and experience with otolaryngologic problems and being skilled in techniques of…

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Rheumatology

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7 Rheumatology Kathryn Torok, Paul Rosen The rheumatic diseases of childhood are a heterogeneous group of disorders usually manifested by signs and symptoms of inflammation. Although significant progress has been…

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Hematology and Oncology

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11 Hematology and Oncology Jean M. Tersak, James D. Cooper, A. Kim Ritchey Hematology Red Blood Cells The red blood cell classically is described as a biconcave disk. Red cells…

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Neurology

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15 Neurology Rajiv Varma, Shelley D. Williams, Henry B. Wessel Neurologic Examination The primary objective of the neurologic examination is to assess the functional integrity of the central nervous system…

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Cardiology

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5 Cardiology Lee B. Beerman, Jacqueline Kreutzer, Vivek Allada This chapter addresses the initial approach to a patient with suspected or known heart disease by physical examination, chest x-ray, and…

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