Down SyndromeBook - 2008
The new edition of this highly regarded book for parents of children with Down syndrome will cover a number of important new developments in research and clinical practice that have occurred in the field in recent years. These include several newly recognised medical conditions that are known to occur more commonly in patients with Down syndrome (e.g., glaucoma, gastrointestinal malformations, feeding difficulties, gastro-oesophageal reflux, coeliac disease, anddiabetes) . This expanded edition will also include new recommendations regarding routine health checks in line with those of the UK Down Syndrome Medical Interest Group (UKDSMIG). Additionally the book will cover new prenatal screening methods have been developed to identify Down syndrome duringpregnancy.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Edition: Third edition.
Characteristics: xiii, 211 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.