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  1. Early Parenting and Later Child Achievement

    By Arnold Honig

    Published February 4th 1991 by CRC Press

  2. Childhood Obesity

    A Biobehavioral Perspective

    By Kenneth L. Lichstein, Gilman Grave, Norman Kretchmer

    This volume highlights recent research findings which elucidate the biological and behavioral underpinnings of childhood obesity. The book is divided into four sections: Perspectives, Determinants, Prevention, and Treatment. Topics include the social and psychological factors that comprise the...

    Published August 31st 1990 by CRC Press

  3. Childhood Obesity

    A Biobehavioral Perspective

    By Norman Kretchmer

    This volume highlights recent research findings which elucidate the biological and behavioral underpinnings of childhood obesity. The book is divided into four sections: Perspectives, Determinants, Prevention, and Treatment. Topics include the social and psychological factors that comprise the...

    Published August 31st 1990 by CRC Press

  4. Acquired Neurological Speech/Language Disorders In Childhood

    By Bruce E Murdoch

    Series: Brain, Behaviour and Cognition

    The long-held belief that acquired aphasia in children is primarily of the non-fluent type has been challenged in recent years. This book discusses language problems arising from cerebro-vascular accidents occurring in childhood, and from other...

    Published July 26th 1990 by CRC Press

  5. Iron Metabolism in Infants

    By Bo Lonnerdal

    There is a critical need for iron intake during the first period of life. The growing infant requires iron to synthesize hemoglobin and to supply expanding tissues with iron-containing enzymes. A lack of iron will eventually lead to iron deficiency anemia, one of the most common single nutrient...

    Published November 30th 1989 by CRC Press

  6. Cystic Fibrosis

    Nutri-tional and Intestinal Disorders

    By Ross W. Shepherd, Geoffrey J. Cleghorn

    This comprehensive text focuses on the nature of malnutrition in Cystic Fibrosis (CF), its manage-ment and prevention, and on the interrelated topic of gastroin-testinal manifestations of CF, many of which have only recently been characterized and defined. This valuable book serves as a basis for...

    Published September 30th 1989 by CRC Press

  7. Fetal Growth Retardation

    Diagnosis and Treatment

    By Asim Kurjak, J.M. Beazley

    In this unique book emphasis is placed on tests necessary to evaluate fetal well-being and to detect those fetuses at risk of hypoxia and acidosis in utero. Written by pioneers in the neonatal field, this publication contains chapters on the pathophysiology , obstetric management, and collagen...

    Published June 30th 1989 by CRC Press

  8. Pediatric Tumors

    Immunological and Molecular Markers

    By John T. Kemshead

    This monograph explains the considerable impact that monoclonal antibodies and molecular probes have had on the diagnosis of tumor types and sub-types. It explains how radiolabelled monoclonal antibodies have also been used as imaging agents to try to improve the oncologist's ability to define...

    Published May 31st 1989 by CRC Press

  9. Pediatric Transfusion Medicine, Volume I

    By Duke Kasprisin, Naomi Luban

    This two-volume set is an in-depth examination of the unique complexities that exist in transfusing pediatric patients. It thoroughly examines transfusion therapy in neonates, genetic hematologic disorders, and pediatric oncology, and it reviews risks and administration techniques unique to...

    Published July 31st 1987 by CRC Press