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Paediatric Clinical Examination Made Easy 6ed

Paperback, 21/04/2017, £19.99

Illustrated Textbook of Paediatrics 5ed

Paperback, 06/03/2017, £39.99
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.

Nelson Essentials of Pediatrics: With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access 7ed

Paperback, 20/03/2014, £53.99
Considered the resource of choice for pediatric residencies, clerkships, and exams, this title provides guidance on normal childhood growth and development, as well as the diagnosis, management, and prevention of common pediatric diseases and disorders. It includes clinical photographs and images for enhanced visual reference.

Essential Neonatal Medicine 4ed.

Paperback, 15/04/2008, £31.99
An essential text for medical students, neonatal nurses and trainees in paediatrics Focuses on core knowledge Authoritative author team from the UK and Australia Updated throughout to reflect the latest issues and management guidelines.

Before We Are Born 7ed

08/10/2007, £37.99
Provides concepts in human embryology and development.

Client Profiles in Nursing Child Health

Paperback, 06/01/2001, £18.00
This book presents a series of classic case studies in nursing, in the child population.

Key Questions in Paediatrics

7, 15/06/1997, £17.95
This text contains 300 multiple-choice questions, arranged as five practice papers of 60 questions each, and a sixth paper of data interpretation/grey-case questions. The format of the multiple-choice papers is based on that used for the Diploma in Child Health (DCH) examination.

Paediatric Anaesthesia

27/09/2007, £39.95
The authors of the handbook are a group of experienced paediatric anaesthetists who have each distilled their area of expertise into a concise summary of current best practice. The result is factual, practical, and easy to access.

Harriet Lane Handbook

7, 29/09/2008, £29.99
Offers a everyday reference for fast, accurate bedside consultation. This book includes chapters on palliative care, toxicology, dermatology, and growth and nutrition that help you streamline diagnosis and treatment.

nanny handbook

Paperback, 24/09/2004, £12.99
Provides useful examples of day-to-day nanny work, based on good child care theory and practice, as well as the experiences of real-life nannies. This work includes topics such as: establishing effective working relationships with children and their parents; promoting children's emotional well-being; managing children's behaviour; and more.

Exacta Paediatrica

Paperback, 19/03/2003, £14.99
Providing important data required on a daily basis for health care professionals dealing with children, this book gives access to those facts that are hard to remember.

Manual of Paediatrics : An Integrated Approach

7, 25/01/2007, £28.99
Provides guidelines for the diagnosis and management of approximately 100 common paediatric problems, as well as material on examination of children, milestone checks, immunisations, and more. This book shows when and where to manage the ill child, when to refer for hospital care, and when to manage within the primary care setting.


Paperback, 30/11/2005, £18.99
Reflects the trend towards a core curriculum and self-directed learning. This book's content is restricted to the 'must know' core information presented in a synoptic style. Each chapter ends with a selection of self-assessment material and full explanatory answers.

Practices in Children's Nursing

7, 16/03/2006, £26.99
Provides a clinical manual of common practices. Each practice presented in this book is research-based and discussed within a common framework which covers: Objectives; Rationale; Factors to note; Guidelines; Positioning; Equipment; Method; Special observations and possible complications; and References and further reading.

Paediatric Exercise Physiology

Paperback, 13/10/2006, £18.99
Provides an analysis of physiological responses to exercise in relation to age, growth, maturation and sex. Intensive training and participation in sports competitions at a young age are examined with reference to appropriate training programmes, injury risk, eating disorders and the female triad.

Nutrition and Child Health

Paperback, 24/10/2000, £40.99
Provides information on paediatric nutrition. This book also provides a scientific foundation, guidelines and identifies various difficulties and issues. It describes interdisciplinary working and challenges topics such as ethnic and cultural aspects, poverty and children's rights. It provides information and guidance to health professionals.

Perinatal/Pediatric Respiratory Care

Hardback, 05/09/2002, £47.99
Provides a discussion of the principles of perinatal and pediatric respiratory care, while emphasizing clinical application. This title is suitable for the respiratory care students, respiratory care practitioner, nurse, medical student, and physician. It covers state-of-the-art treatment modalities, important areas of critical care, and more.

Paediatrics 2ed

Paperback, 11/04/2005, £19.99
Suitable for medical students, this title covers what they need to know about paediatrics.

Parent's Guide to Complimentary Healthcare for Children

Paperback, 09/05/1997, £6.99
A guide to alternative treatments for children up to the age of 12, from acupuncture and Alexander technique to osteopathy and reflexology. An A-Z of about 70 ailments is presented, with symptoms and causes explained and cross-referenced to treatments.

Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog, 3rd Edition: And Other Stories from a Child Psychiatrist's Notebook--What Traumatized Children Can Teach Us About Loss, Love, and Healing

Paperback, 29/08/2017, £13.99
"Fascinating and upbeat... Dr. Perry is both a world-class creative scientist and a compassionate therapist."-Mary Pipher, Ph.D., author of Letters to a Young Therapist

Essentials of Nursing Children and Young People

Paperback, 14/12/2017, £35.99
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.

Medicines Management in Children's Nursing

Paperback, 14/03/2011, £25.99
This book helps nursing students and those applying for nursing courses succeed first time in nursing calculations tests and get calculations right in practice.

No-cry Sleep Solution: Gentle Ways to Help Your Baby Sleep Through the Night

Paperback, 01/04/2002, £9.99
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.

No-cry Sleep Solution for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Paperback, 25/04/2005, £9.99
Research has shown that kids who don't get enough sleep are far more likely to have behavior problems, be overweight, and have learning problems. This book provides parents with solutions to various sleep-related problems of children ages 2 through 6.

How Babies Think: The Science of Childhood

Paperback, 05/07/2001, £9.99
A cutting-edge exploration of what evolutionary psychology is teaching us of the development and learning of children, in the tradition of Matt Ridley's The Red Queen and Steven Pinker's The Language Instinct.

Clinical Skills in Childrens Nursing

Paperback, 29/04/2010, £31.49
Designed as a compelling text for students, Clinical Skills in Children's Nursing offers evidence-based and family centred practical guidance for procedures in all care settings. Emphasis is placed on the development of decision-making skills and sensitive care. It is enhanced by illustrations, online resources, and regular updates to evidence.

Children's And Young People's Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!

Paperback, 01/09/2011, £25.50
Organizes developmental concerns and childhood disorders in an intuitive way, while weaving a family-centred approach to practice throughout the material. This title assists the nurse in dealing with situations to children's care: psychosocial structures of families, common milestones in development, and more.

Biology of Child Health

Paperback, 03/10/2003, £21.99
This text presents information covering many of the key aspects of the biology of child health from conception to adolescence. Explicit links are made between physiological development and the assessment of the child's health.


7, 05/07/2006, £20.99
Part of "On Call" series, this book offers information on what to do and how to do it quickly - from diagnosing a difficult or life-threatening situation to prescribing the right medication.

Child-Centred Nursing: Promoting Critical Thinking

Paperback, 14/03/2014, £22.99
'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

Toss of the dice:Stories from a Pediatrician's practice

Paperback, 25/10/2004, £12.95
Natasha T. Hays uses stories from her paediatric practice to illustrate the challenges faced by children with different types of special needs, including autism, bipolar disorder, genetic syndromes, cerebral palsy, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, and giftedness.

Filling a Need While Making Some Noise

Paperback, 04/11/2005, £15.99
This book is an inspiring and engaging nuts-and-bolts guide for music therapists who are interested in working in pediatrics. The author paints a vivid picture of what it's like to work, as a member of support staff in a teaching hospital, with children and families who are facing tremendous health challenges and engaging in music therapy.

Normal Child

Paperback, 25/09/2006, £34.99

Oxford Handbook of Children's and Young People's Nursing 2ed

Paperback, 05/11/2015, £24.99
The Oxford Handbook of Children's and Young People's Nursing second edition provides concise, practical and expert advice on all aspects of the nurse's role. Written for both practising and student nurses, it is a comprehensive and reliable guide to the care of children and young people in a family context.

Textbook of Children's and Young People's Nursing

7, 12/11/2007, £29.99
New edition of a successful, well respected text Encourages reflection, critical analysis and exploration User friendly and interactive with activities throughout Comprehensive and authoritative Fully updated to include latest policy guidelines Previously published by Nelson Thornes.

Children's Dreams: From Freud's Observations to Modern Dream Research

Paperback, 01/03/2010, £24.99
Presents a study on the actuality and empirical value of Freud's dream theory, even if through the analysis of a specific part of it - the hypotheses about children's dreams. This title provides a description of Freud's observations on child dreaming and also presents the results obtained from four empirical studies on children's dreams.

Children's and Young People's Nursing Procdures

Paperback, 31/03/2003, £39.99
Offers descriptions of clinical procedures for nursing students and newly qualified staff nurses for their everyday working lives within the child field of practice. This book details the crucial considerations which encompass risk assessment, consent and child safeguarding. It includes exercise to help readers practice and hone their skills.

Poverty and Child Health 2ed

Paperback, 15/09/2000, £24.95
This updated and expanded edition challenges many widely held views on the links between poverty and child health. It brings together new evidence, both historical and contemporary, and considers the practical implications for health and social policy.


7, 01/03/2005, £24.95
Covers core topics within paediatrics in an accessible format. This book integrates both acute and community based aspects of child health. It is useful not only for undergraduate medical students and paediatric trainees, but also for general practitioners, nurses and other professionals allied to medicine.

Aromatherapy For Your Child

Hardback, 05/03/2001, £14.99
Covering over 100 common childhood ailments, this book looks at which oils are suitable for which age range and covers every aspect of aromatherapy for children, including the importance of bonding through touch.

Journey for Kids

Paperback, 01/09/2003, £9.99
An invaluable tool for helping children to overcome any emotional and physical issues, The Journey for Kids presents simple imagery exercises that will appeal to children from 5-12.

Pediatric Nursing

Paperback, 01/09/2010, £11.99
This ideal review for the growing market of nursing students covers growth development, common cancers in children, and more.

Beyond Toddlerdom

7, 26/02/2000, £10.99
Intended for those parents who are in need of calm and wise advice on parenting the 5-12 year age group. This book enables parents to understand their child's needs and development during their pre-teen years. It takes account of the physical, psychological and sociological influences that are of importance during this time.

100 Questions & Answers About Your Child's Cancer

Paperback, 05/10/2004, £12.99
This book is an invaluable resource for anyone coping with the physical and emotional turmoil of this frightening disease. t

Paediatric Skin and Wound Care

Hardback, 22/06/2006, £24.99

Children and Young People's Nursing at a Glance

Paperback, 14/11/2014, £20.99
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.

Becoming a Grandmother

7, 02/03/1998, £7.99
An exploration of what it means to be a grandmother and how she can understand tensions in the family, communicate effectively with her daughter or daughter-in-law, offer emotional support when it is needed and enjoy her grandchildren.

Toilet Training

Paperback, 18/12/2003, £6.99
A wise new guide from America's most trusted pediatrician

Paediatric Anaesthesia and Critical Care in the District Hospital

7, 31/12/2000, £27.99
Discusses how best the district hospital can provide a service for paediatric patients.
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