Clinical Rounds in Endocrinology: Volume II - Pediatric by Anil Bhansali, Anuradha Aggarwal, Girish Parthan, Yashpal

By Anil Bhansali, Anuradha Aggarwal, Girish Parthan, Yashpal Gogate

This e-book on pediatric endocrinology covers fascinating and but usually demanding instances between pediatric sufferers in a special Question-Answer structure. Simulating the bed-side case discussions through the ward rounds, one query logically ends up in one other, thereby producing interest and selling evidence-based medication. Taking the readers in the course of the complete spectrum ranging from etiology and pathophysiology to scientific presentation to administration ideas, every one query addresses one key point of the ailment. defined in an easy and lucid narrative, this ebook guarantees sound conceptual figuring out whereas masking every one subject comprehensively. This quantity covers vital subject matters similar to brief stature, pubertal issues, thyroid problems, early life Cushing syndrome, rickets and osteomalacia, sickness of sexual differentiation and diabetes within the younger. much less universal illness similar to a number of endocrine neoplasia has additionally been integrated. those situations aren't basically noticeable through endocrinologists, yet also are controlled by means of paediatricians, internists, obstetricians and gynaecologists, orthopaedicians and surgeons.

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Philadelphia: Saunders/Elsevier; 2010.  Effects of obesity on growth and puberty. Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2005;19:375–90. 6.  Pitfalls of insulin-like growth factor-I and growth hormone assays. Endocrinol Metab Clin N Am. 2015;44:27–34.  Growth charts: a diagnostic tool. Indian J Endocrinol Metab. 2011;15:S166–71.  Growth charts from controversy to consensus. Indian J Endocrinol Metab. 2012;16:S185–7. 9.  Mice carrying null mutations of the genes encoding insulin-like growth factor I (IGF-1) and type 1 IGF receptor (IGF1R).

In addition, the use of these growth charts may result in overdiagnosis of short stature, especially in children from developing countries. WHO also derived a cross-sectional growth chart in 2007, which is a “growth reference chart” for children aged 5–19 years. 29. Which growth chart should be used for Indian children? The growth charts based on data from Indian population include Agarwal (1992, 1994), IAP (2007), Khadilkar (2009), Marwaha (2011), and revised IAP (2015) growth charts. Agarwal and Khadilkar charts were derived from school-­ going children belonging to affluent families, whereas Marwaha chart included school-going children from both upper and lower socioeconomic status.

Lancet. 2004;363:1977–87. 4.  Endocrinology. Philadelphia: Saunders/Elsevier; 2010.  Effects of obesity on growth and puberty. Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2005;19:375–90. 6.  Pitfalls of insulin-like growth factor-I and growth hormone assays. Endocrinol Metab Clin N Am. 2015;44:27–34.  Growth charts: a diagnostic tool. Indian J Endocrinol Metab. 2011;15:S166–71.  Growth charts from controversy to consensus. Indian J Endocrinol Metab. 2012;16:S185–7. 9.  Mice carrying null mutations of the genes encoding insulin-like growth factor I (IGF-1) and type 1 IGF receptor (IGF1R).

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