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Adolescent endocrinology

Adolescent endocrinology

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Published by Saunders in Philadelphia, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementRobert L. Rosenfield, guest editor.
SeriesEndocrinology and metabolism clinics of North America -- 25/3
ContributionsRosenfield, Robert L.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19923894M

The Endocrinology Book is composed of topic pages which are organized into 31 Chapters. Chapter Preview Select a chapter from the list at left and topics within that chapter will be listed here in . This two-paper Series from The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology covers the current challenges faced in the development of immune-based therapies for type 1 diabetes and approaches to overcome them in the future. In the first Series paper, Mark Atkinson and colleagues discuss the challenge of modulating β-cell autoimmunity in type 1 diabetes.

Completely updated, the new edition of this easy-to-reference text examines the physiological, biochemical, and genetic aspects of pediatric endocrine disorders. Leaders in the field discuss the hottest topics-including genetics, diabetes and obesity-impacting today s endocrine practice, keeping you up to date. A user-friendly organization speeds you to the information you need, and conceptual. Endocrinology (from endocrine + -ology) is a branch of biology and medicine dealing with the endocrine system, its diseases, and its specific secretions known as is also concerned with the integration of developmental events proliferation, growth, and differentiation, and the psychological or behavioral activities of metabolism, growth and development, tissue function, sleep Significant diseases: Diabetes, Thyroid .

Offers expanded coverage of genetics, diabetes and obesity—topics of increasing concern in pediatric endocrinology today. Presents the work of many new contributors for fresh perspectives on the current state of pediatric endocrinology. Provides new tables of normal values and growth charts for monitoring your patients’ progress. This book consists of several independent chapters on the current status of some areas of endocrinology in relation to adolescence. In the absence of cross-references or editing to introduce a cohesive relationship between chapters, it is difficult to decide for whom the book was intended.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Adolescent endocrinology. New York, Appleton-Century-Crofts [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. Get this from a library.

Adolescent endocrinology. [R Stanhope;] ISBN: X: OCLC Number: Notes: Contributions are modified lecture transcripts from a meeting on adolescent endocrinology held at Queen's College, Cambridge, in December Adolescent medicine is a medical subspecialty that focuses on the care of patients who are in the period of development generally ranging from 10 to 20 years.

Worldwide there are now billion young people aged 10–19 years, who form 20% of the global population.[ 1 ]Cited by: 6.

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.

Series: Pediatric and Adolescent Endocrinology, Vol. 7 (Book 7) Paperback: pages; Publisher: S. Karger; 1 edition (May 6, ) Language: English; ISBN ; ISBN ; Adolescent endocrinology book Dimensions: 6 x x inches Shipping Weight: pounds (View shipping rates and policies) Customer Reviews: Be the first to write a review.

This volume Adolescent endocrinology book a comprehensive, up-to-date overview on pediatric and adolescent gynecological endocrinology. It covers a very wide range of topics with a particular focus on disorders of sex differentiation, pubertal maturation, growth disorders, primary and secondary amenorrhea, menstrual disorders in adolescents and young adults, sexuality, contraception, and : Hardcover.

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Adolescent endocrinology by Felix P. Heald, Wellington Hung,Appleton-Century-Crofts edition, in EnglishPages: Contemporary Aspects of Endocrinology. This book aims to provide readers with a general as well as an advanced overview of the key trends in endocrine disorders.

While covering a variety of topics ranging from thyroid carcinogenesis and pituitary adenomas to adrenal tumors and metabolic bone disease, this book also focuses on more specific.

Several large textbooks of pediatric endocrinology have been available for many years. This new book is modest in size but probably will prove more useful than the previous tomes. Like many multiauthored books, there is some unevenness in style and depth of coverage.

The discussion of the adolescent growth spurt is brief but provides a good summary. The review of Cheek's work on endocrine control of cell multiplication and size is of special interest. The chapter on insulin in juvenile diabetes is intriguing but leaves one rather "hanging in midair." Is.

The inspiration to venture into Paediatric Endocrinology came from the large unfilled void for Paediatric Endocrinology care in AP and the widening gap between Paediatric Postgraduate training and the existing standards of care in endocrine diagnosis and treatment worldwide as well as in other parts of India.

To a Paediatrician, it goes without saying that Paediatricians are the people who. This volume provides a comprehensive, up-to-date overview on pediatric and adolescent gynecological endocrinology.

It covers a very wide range of topics with a particular focus on disorders of sex differentiation, pubertal maturation, growth disorders, primary and secondary amenorrhea, menstrual disorders in adolescents and young adults, sexuality, contraception, and pregnancy.

[Show full abstract] pediatric endocrinology. The book does not suffer from the fuzzy blurring of style that characterizes many large multiauthored tomes, and is, in places, pithy and didactic. Books shelved as endocrinology: Why Zebras Don't Get Ulcers by Robert M.

Sapolsky, Endocrinology by Mac E. Hadley, Endocrine Secrets by Michael T. McDerm. Yen & Jaffe's Reproductive Endocrinology Physiology, Pathophysiology, and Clinical Management.

Book • 6th Edition • anywhere online access to the complete text of the book—fully searchable—as well as all of the images, and references linked to Medline. and adolescent reproductive endocrinology that explore the issues. Comprehensive care for patients with pediatric and adolescent gynecology related conditions The Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology Program at PSV focuses on the diagnosis, medical, and surgical management of female reproductive health problems from birth through young adulthood.

We are committed to providing family-centered care that treats patients with compassion and. He has published over 70 peer-reviewed articles, books and book chapters in his areas of interest, namely regulation of IGF-I system proteins in developing mammalian brain, vitamin deficiency and growth disorders in pediatric endocrinology and pediatric/adolescent diabetes.

Find information about and book an appointment with Dr. Mushtaq Ahmed Godil, MD in Danville, PA, Selinsgrove, PA, Port Matilda, PA. Specialties: Pediatric Endocrinology/5(12). * Elsevier is a leading publisher of health science books and journals, helping to advance medicine by delivering superior education, reference information and decision support tools to doctors, nurses, health practitioners and students.

Endocrinology is the science that studies these glands and the effects of the hormones. Problems seen by pediatric endocrinologists are often quite different from those commonly seen by endocrinologists who care for adults.

Special training in pediatric conditions as they relate to growth and development is important. Hormonal problems are. This book is a major reference work on pediatric and adolescent Endocrinology.

It covers all of the main aspects of translational endocrinology and clinical practice, providing an expert guidance and making it an ideal resource for both pediatricians and endocrinologists.is a rapid access, point-of-care medical reference for primary care and emergency clinicians.

Started inthis collection now contains interlinked topic pages divided into a tree of 31 specialty books and chapters.Pediatric endocrinology (British: Paediatric) is a medical subspecialty dealing with disorders of the endocrine glands, such as variations of physical growth and sexual development in childhood, diabetes and many more.

By age, pediatric endocrinologists, depending upon the age range of the patients they treat, care for patients from infancy to late adolescence and young adulthood.