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Caring for Children Born Small for Gestational Age

  • Siegfried┬áZabransky

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVII
  2. Normal Intrauterine Development of the Fetus

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  3. Interference with Intrauterine Fetal Development

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  4. Long-Term Consequences

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About this book

Introduction

Care for Children Born Small for Gestational Age is a comprehensive handbook that serves to synthesize the extensive recent literature in the area to provide a practical resource aimed at a wide range of healthcare professionals, including obstetricians, midwives, neonatologists, and primary care physicians. This comprehensive handbook includes an in-depth survey of the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and long-term monitoring of children born small for gestational age, as well as related conditions such as intrauterine growth restriction, metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes. Additionally, the short and long-term psychiatric and social consequences of this condition are addressed.

Keywords

birth weight growth hormone metabolism neonatal small for gestational age

Editors and affiliations

  • Siegfried┬áZabransky
    • 1
  1. 1.HamburgGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-908517-90-6
  • Copyright Information Springer Healthcare 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer Healthcare, Tarporley
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-908517-85-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-908517-90-6
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