Pædiatri er udviklet og accepteret som et aldersafgrænset lægeligt speciale, fordi sygdomsmønstret hos børn er forskelligt fra voksnes, og fordi både symptomer, forløb, behandling og prognose er påvirket af, at børns sygdomme rammer en organisme i vækst.
Som i andre lægelige specialer har udviklingen ført til en yderligere specialisering i pædiatri, fx nyfødte børns sygdomme (neonatologi), børneallergologi, socialpædiatri og neuropædiatri. Der findes børneafdelinger på alle danske universitets- og centralsygehuse.

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Disease increases in proportion to the increase in the number of doctors in a place.

— Mahatma Gandhi
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    Pediatric Dermatology

    The latest edition of Pediatric Dermatology, edited by Lawrence A. Schachner, MD and Ronald C. Hansen, MD brings you the detailed guidance you need to effectively diagnose and treat pediatric skin conditions. Review topics from keratinization to stem cell therapy, and gain expert guidance from international contributors.

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  • Pocket Essentials of Paediatrics

    Pocket Essentials of Paediatrics

    This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. A concise handbook of paediatrics, written in the style and format of the popular " Pocket Essentials" series, edited by Kumar & Clark. The aim is to provide a practical and quick review of clinical paediatrics for medical students and junior doctors.

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  • Pocket Notes on Neonatology

    Pocket Notes on Neonatology

    This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. Neonatology is a sub-speciality of paediatrics devoted to the care of the newborn infant. The wider care of the newborn infant includes not only the sick neonate but also the well newborn infant.

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  • Pocket Podiatry: Paediatrics

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    Pocket Podiatry gives you all the essentials of examination and diagnosis in a convenient, user-friendly format. With the emphasis on practical, step-by-step guidance, this handy volume includes helpful diagrams, full colour photographs, tables, tips and summary boxes to give you quick access to key information with the minimum of fuss.

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  • Practical Paediatrics, 6th Edition

    Practical Paediatrics, 6th Edition

    This is a comprehensive textbook of paediatrics that describes childhood disease within the context of social determinants of illness, such as genetic origins and social factors. The emphasis is on differential diagnosis from a presenting-problem viewpoint, making it suitable for any problem-based learning style of curriculum. The new 6th edition is more comprehensive and more concise.

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  • Praktisk pædiatri, Munksgaard

    Praktisk pædiatri, Munksgaard

    Omfanget er væsentligt øget i kraft af en generelt mere uddybende og forklarende tekst samt flere kliniske fotos og illustrationer. Endvidere er der tilføjet to nye kapitler om hhv. International pædiatri og Fysisk og seksuel mishandling. Bogen lægger fortsat vægten på det patofysiologisk specielle for børn i forhold til voksne.

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  • Principles and Practice of Child Neurology in Infancy

    Principles and Practice of Child Neurology in Infancy

    This handbook of neurological practice in infants is designed to be of practical use to all clinicians, but particularly those in under-resourced locations. Seventy per cent of children with disabilities live in resource-poor countries and most of these children have neurological impairments. This book presents recommendations for investigations and treatments.

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  • Rapid Paediatrics and Child Health

    Rapid Paediatrics and Child Health

    This pocket reference and revision guide is a must for all medical students and junior doctors preparing for major exams in paediatrics and child health or needing a rapid reminder during a clinical attachment. Now thoroughly updated and with the addition of key references, this new edition provides quick access to information on common paediatric problems and disorders, their signs, symptoms, and aetiological agents.

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  • Red Barnet

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    Red Barnet er en del af Save the Children – verdens største uafhængige børnerettighedsorganisation, der arbejder i 120 lande over hele verden. Vores mandat og værdigrundlag er FN’s børnekonvention, som skal sikre, at alle børn har rettigheder på lige fod med voksne.

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  • Rennie & Roberton’s Textbook of Neonatology

    Rennie & Roberton’s Textbook of Neonatology

    The New Edition of this definitive text explains how to care for neonates using the very latest methods. Of diagnosis and treatment. Roberton's Textbook of Neonatology, 5th Edition represents the state-of-the-art on neonatal care, providing not only detailed pathophysiology and clinical chapters on every condition of the neonate but also comprehensive chapters on the psychosocial aspects.

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  • Rogers’ Handbook of Pediatric Intensive Care

    Rogers’ Handbook of Pediatric Intensive Care

    This handbook is a synopsis of the clinical chapters from Rogers' Textbook of Pediatric Intensive Care, Fourth Edition. Readers will find the core information they need for quick reference and safe practice in the pediatric ICU. The book includes a large number of tables and line drawings.

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