Endocrine and metabolic disorders

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:

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Endocrine and metabolic disorders

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The endocrine system: related anatomy and physiology 632

Type 1 diabetes mellitus in childhood and adolescence 634

Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) 636

Management of DKA 638

Type 2 diabetes mellitus 640

Maturity-onset diabetes mellitus of the young (MODY) 642

Hypothyroidism 644

Short stature 646

Tall stature ...

Chapter.  6631 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Paediatrics

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