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Normal growth and development

Edited by Edward Alan Glasper, Gillian McEwing and Jim Richardson

in Oxford Handbook of Children's and Young People's Nursing

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print October 2006 | ISBN: 9780198569572
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199597901 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780198569572.003.0001

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Normal growth and development

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Physical growth and its measurement 2

Physical development 4

Developmental milestones 6

Cognitive development 10

Language development 12

Social development 14

Psychological theories of attachment 16

Promoting child health and health promotion models 18

Immunization 22

Growth proceeds in a continuous pattern but can be sporadic; the most rapid growth takes place ...

Chapter.  4956 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Paediatrics

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