Thoroughly revised and updated, the fifth edition of this prize-winning title retains the high level of illustration and accessibility that has made it so popular worldwide with medical students and trainees approaching clinical specialty exams. Illustrated Textbook of Paediatrics has been translated into eight languages over its life.
This innovative and student-friendly textbook provides up to date information on the core content of child nursing courses and helps students understand how it applies to practice. Covering all settings throughout, it focuses on the importance of child and family centred care.
There are two schools of thought for encouraging babies to sleep through the night: the Ferber technique of letting the baby "cry it out," or the grin-and-bear-it solution of getting up from dusk to dawn as often as necessary. This book provides you with strategies to overcoming naptime and nighttime problems.
Children and Young People s Nursing at a Glance, is the perfect companion for study and revision for pre-registration children s nursing students from the publishers of the market-leading at a Glance series.
'This is an excellent and informative text for Child Health Nursing students. It has interesting case studies that cover care issues as well as considering the use of audit. The book looks at children's nursing worldwide and is not just UK based' - Miss Mel Webb, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, Bedfordshire University
Fully revised for the new edition, this handbook covers all significant aspects of acute and chronic paediatrics. Areas such as neonatology, surgery, genetics and congenital malformations and child protection are covered in a user-friendly and succinct style.
Provides answer to questions about little children for the parents of the twenty-first century. This book points out the inevitable strains of bringing up children and offers advice on all fronts from sleeping problems and tantrums to toilet training. This edition includes information on childhood eating habits, sibling rivalry and discipline.
Names have much to tell us about our past, our beliefs - even our personality traits. With 150 plus entries, this book takes a look at over 5,000 examples, ranging from the familiar to the comparatively obscure, drawn from different parts of the English-speaking world.
Talks about an approach to solving and preventing children's sleep problems. This book explains a step-by-step regime for parents for instituting beneficial habits within the framework of their child's natural sleep cycles. It outlines the best course of action for sleep problems: prevention and treatment; and more.
Helps parents understand their children's sleep patterns and gives them advice on how to solve or avoid common problems. Among the questions this book answers are: how much sleep do babies need? What's the difference between a sleep and a nap? When can certain feeds be dropped?
Sleep is the number one issue that plagues parents from the moment they bring their baby home from hospital. This title offers a practical sleep programme that helps you overcome your baby's sleep problems and works with infants from as young as a day old.
Allows you to do just that - through learning your baby's non-verbal communications. This book helps you discover how to: understand your baby's body language and 'tongue talking' signals; recognise when your baby is hungry, irritable or ill; and help your infant feel understood and supported.