Volume 7 - Issue 12 - December 2008

Consultant for Pediatricians

Obesity
Obesity
09/20/2013
By ILENE FENNOY, MD, MPH | December 1, 2008
Columbia University
Dr Fennoy is clinical professor of pediatrics at Columbia University and the Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York Presbyterian,both in New York.
By ILENE FENNOY, MD, MPH | December 1, 2008 Columbia University Dr Fennoy is clinical...
  Childhood obesity has reached epidemic proportions.
09/20/2013
allergy
allergy
12/11/2012

LARISSA HIRSCH, MD and CHARLES A. POHL, MD—Series Editor
Dr Hirsch is a fellow at Nemours Center for Children’s Health Media in Wilmington, Del, and an associate at Jefferson Faculty Pediatrics at Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia. She is also a medical editor for KidsHealth.org. Dr Pohl is professor of pediatrics and associate dean of student affairs and career counseling at Jefferson Medical College.

LARISSA HIRSCH, MD and CHARLES A. POHL, MD—Series EditorDr Hirsch is a fellow at Nemour...
<p>The most common chronic medical problem that we pediatricians treat is asthma. We do our best to manage our patients’ asthma by prescribing controller medications, providing asthma action plans,...
12/11/2012
Hernia
Hernia
04/28/2011
RICHARD W. HARTMANN Jr, MD
Halifax Health Medical Center Daytona Beach, Fla
RICHARD W. HARTMANN Jr, MD Halifax Health Medical Center Daytona Beach, Fla
<div id="article-content-body"><p><img src="/sites/default/files/transfer/0812cfpPCinguinalHernia_thumb.jpg" alt="Congenital Complete Inguinal-Scrotal Hernia"...
04/28/2011
Pulmonary disorders
Pulmonary disorders
04/28/2011
By GERMAINE L. DEFENDI, MD, MS,ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD | November 30, 2008
 
Dr Defendi is associate clinical professor of pediatrics at the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) and a physician specialist in pediatrics at Olive View–UCLA Medical Center. Dr Leung is clinical associate professor of pediatrics at the University of Calgary and pediatric consultant at the Alberta Children's Hospital.
By GERMAINE L. DEFENDI, MD, MS,ALEXANDER K. C. LEUNG, MD | November 30, 2008 Dr De...
HISTORY
04/28/2011
Pulmonary disorders
Pulmonary disorders
04/28/2011
 
 
A previously healthy 15-year-old girl presents with right-sided chest pain that began a few hours earlier during Spanish class.
04/28/2011