Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Contemporary Pediatrics

Edited by Öner Özdemir

Sakarya University, Turkey

Book Contemporary Pediatrics with its 17 chapters will help get us and patients enlightened with the new developments on the contemporary pediatric issues. In this book volume, beyond classical themes, a different approach was made to current pediatric issues and topics. This volume, as understood from its title, describes nutritional infant health and some interesting topics from pediatric subspecialties such as cardiology, hemato-oncology and infectious diseases.

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Contemporary PediatricsEdited by Öner Özdemir

Published: March 21st 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2197

ISBN: 978-953-51-0154-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6850-8

Copyright year: 2012

Books open for chapter submissions

66763 Total Chapter Downloads

1 Crossref Citations

9 Web of Science Citations

12 Dimensions Citations


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1. Paediatrics, the People and Politicians in Spain – History, Development, Reality and Future

By Miguel Labay Matías


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2. Feeding and Fluids in the Premature and Sick Newborn in the Low-Middle Income Countries

By Tina Slusher, Yvonne Vaucher, Tara Zamora and Beverly Curtis


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3. The Long-Term Effects of Breastfeeding on Development

By Wendy H. Oddy, Jianghong Li, Monique Robinson and Andrew J.O. Whitehouse


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4. Breastfeeding and Infant Growth

By Luiz Antonio Del Ciampo


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5. Nutrition in Healthy Children

By Şenay Çetinkaya


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6. The Growth and Development in Healthy Child

By Şenay Çetinkaya


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7. Probiotics for Autoimmune Diseases: Is There a Benefit?

By Öner Özdemir and Azize Yasemin Göksu-Erol


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8. Infants Born with Intrauterine Growth Restriction: Renal and Cardiovascular Follow-Up

By Silvia Visentin, Martina Bertin, Michela Rampon, Daniele Trevisanuto, Vincenzo Zanardo and Erich Cosmi


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9. Pediatric Cardiac Surgery: A Challenge of Skill and Creativity in Constant Search Results

By Miguel Angel Maluf


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10. Alpha Thalassemia Disorders

By Vefik Arica and Secil Gunher Arica


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11. Neuroblastoma and Whole Genome Searches

By Mario Capasso


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12. Neuroblastoma – Molecular Basis for Diagnosis and Staging System

By Priscila Torres Babié, Ramón de J. Ropero Toirac, Jesús de los Santos Renó and Samira Proveyer Derich


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13. Fertility and Fecundity After Chemotherapy for Childhood Cancer

By C. Berger, S. Thouvenin, O. Richard and J.L. Stephan


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14. Fatigue in Pediatric Oncology Patients

By Hatice Bal Yılmaz


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15. Cancer Illness in Children and the Socioeconomic Resources of Parents

By Astri Syse


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16. Fungal Infections in Patients of Paediatric Age

By Giuseppina Caggiano and Maria Teresa Montagna


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17. Infantile Chronic Recurrent Parotitis (ICRP): Analysis of Changes in the Expression of Parotid Salivary Proteins Associated with the Disease

By Irene Morales-Bozo, Blanca Urzúa Orellana and Mirtha Landaeta Mendoza


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