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PREMATURE AND CONGENITALLY DISEASED INFANTS.

PREMATURE AND CONGENITALLY DISEASED INFANTS. In this book the author presents the problem of the premature and congenitally diseased infant to the pediatrician, obstetrician and general practitioner. If these children are to he saved, preparations must be made before hand, and every care used before, during and after delivery. While the mortality is, and always will be, high, still lives may be saved if precautions are taken. It is true that a number of these children may never progress normally; on the other hand, the author emphasizes the fact that some of them develop and may later be indistinguishable from those born at term. The book consists of four parts. In the first, etiology, physiology and pathology are discussed. It contains many interesting and useful tables dealing with body weight and other measurements of the fetus. The author discusses heat regulation and points out that it is one of the least developed http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png American journal of diseases of children American Medical Association

PREMATURE AND CONGENITALLY DISEASED INFANTS.

American journal of diseases of children , Volume 25 (5) – May 1, 1923

PREMATURE AND CONGENITALLY DISEASED INFANTS.

Abstract


In this book the author presents the problem of the premature and congenitally diseased infant to the pediatrician, obstetrician and general practitioner. If these children are to he saved, preparations must be made before hand, and every care used before, during and after delivery. While the mortality is, and always will be, high, still lives may be saved if precautions are taken. It is true that a number of these children may never progress normally; on the other hand, the author...
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Publisher
American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright © 1923 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved. Applicable FARS/DFARS Restrictions Apply to Government Use.
ISSN
0096-8994
eISSN
1538-3628
DOI
10.1001/archpedi.1923.01920050074009
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Abstract

In this book the author presents the problem of the premature and congenitally diseased infant to the pediatrician, obstetrician and general practitioner. If these children are to he saved, preparations must be made before hand, and every care used before, during and after delivery. While the mortality is, and always will be, high, still lives may be saved if precautions are taken. It is true that a number of these children may never progress normally; on the other hand, the author emphasizes the fact that some of them develop and may later be indistinguishable from those born at term. The book consists of four parts. In the first, etiology, physiology and pathology are discussed. It contains many interesting and useful tables dealing with body weight and other measurements of the fetus. The author discusses heat regulation and points out that it is one of the least developed

Journal

American journal of diseases of childrenAmerican Medical Association

Published: May 1, 1923

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