First published in and now in its seventh edition, Coovadia’s Paediatrics and Child Health 7e is a comprehensive introductory textbook, highly regarded by. The PDF file you selected should load here if your Web browser has a PDF reader plug-in installed (for example, a recent version of Adobe Acrobat Reader). Coovadia’s Paediatrics & Child Health. A manual for health professionals in developing countries – Sixth edition.

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Wittenberg Leading text on paediatrics and child health in South Africa Reflects current thinking on every aspect of child health Addresses the difficulties experienced by those to whom large hospitals and specialist treatment are not accessible Encourages health professionals to healyh solutions to day-to-day problems encountered in developing countries Facilitates problem-based self-study Provides practical advice on the treatment of the complete range of diseases and conditions suffered by infants and young children.

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Length of introduction should be about words or half of one column of the book Algorithms particularly on SA guidelines. Neoplastic diseases, Marianna Kruger Paediatric surgical disorders Metabolic and nutritional disorders. Ear, nose and throat A manual for health professionals in developing countries. Miscellaneous disorders and issues.

There are chapters devoted to social paediatrics and child health, as well as a comprehensive list of topics dealing with all aspects of childhood disease including oral and dental conditions, and dermatological or specialty surgical conditions. Evaluation, growth and development.


Particularly suitable for South African health care professionals, first-line practitioners, and medical students, this comprehensive introduction to pediatrics and child health illustrates primary health care applications, and uses South African examples to highlight local health problems. Wittenberg Tables – summarising factual information such as signs and symptoms for quick reference Greyed information boxes for lists or to highlight information or to provide additional points Figures for illustrations, mindmaps or flow charts; X-rays and other illustrations A bulleted chapter outlineconsisting of the main first-level headings found in helath chapter.

Manual of Childhood Infection Mike Sharland. Allergic disorders, Robin Green Growth and development 3.

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Allergic disorders and asthma Endocrine disorders, K Parbhoo Neurological and muscular disorders, John Rodda Feeding and nutrition History-taking, examination and problem-based evaluation of the sick child, George Swingler and M Richards 2. Ear, nose and throat disorders, Mashudu Tshifularo Surgical newborn, L Hadley 9. Disorders of the eye, R Grotte Where it would add value and break up the text, convert long tracts of explanation to a flow chart diagram.

Poisoning, Philip Snyman Principles of infection, Shabir Madhi Renal and urinary tract disorders, Peter Thomson It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide.


Paediatrics and Child Health

Parasitic and fungal infections, Elizabeth Molyneux Diseases of the blood, Rajendra Thejpal Figures with illustrations, mindmaps or flow charts X-rays and other illustrations. History-taking and physical exam 2. Manual of Childhood Infection Mike Sharland. Information boxes which list or highlight information or provide additional points. The nine parts cover the practice of paediatrics, focusing on associated disorders.

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Academic Skip to main content. Psychosocial and community paediatrics. This comprehensive introduction to paediatrics and child health emphasises a primary care approach from a southern African perspective to enable practitioners to deal effectively with local health problems.

Connective tissue disease and vasculitis Disorders of the blood PretMMed Paed. It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide.

Systemic Infections, Shabir Madhi Dermatological disorders, N Khumalo A manual for health professionals in developing countries Seventh Edition RJ. Academic Skip to main content. The book maintains a problem-based approach to facilitate a full evaluation of the sick child from a holistic perspective.

Metabolic disorders, Izelle Smuts Orthopaedic disorders, Anthony Robertson Prof It is an important resource for healthcare professionals and community care practitioners.