Pediatric Integrative Medicine: An Emerging Field of Pediatrics
by Hilary McClafferty (ed.)
Publisher: MDPI AG 2015
Number of pages: 172
Increase in the prevalence of disease and illness has dramatically altered the landscape of pediatrics. As a result, there is a demand for pediatricians with new skills and a sharper focus on preventative health. Patient demand and shifting pediatric illness patterns have accelerated research in the field of pediatric integrative medicine.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
by Sam Vaknin - Narcissus Publications
Psychopathology as the outcome of problems in early childhood development. Contents: Brain and Personality; Psychosexual Stages of Development; Gender and Personality Disorders; The Genetic Roots of Personality Disorders; Defense Mechanisms; etc.
by B.S. Lynch, R.J. Bonnie (eds) - National Academies Press
This volume provides a readable explanation of nicotine's effects and the process of addiction, and documents the search for an effective approach to preventing the use of cigarettes, chewing and spitting tobacco, and snuff by children and youths.
by David C. Schwebel (ed.) - MDPI AG Basel
Injuries are among the leading causes of child morbidity and mortality worldwide. Because injuries typically are incurred by healthy children engaging in daily activities, they can be particularly devastating to the injured child and his family.
- World Health Organization
Based on the available evidence, which suggests that the benefits of breastfeeding for the infant and mother outweigh any risk of Zika virus transmission through breast milk, WHO has issued guidance on breastfeeding in the context of Zika virus.