Edited by Rusakova EM. Actual problems of pediatrics, 2009
The issues of physical, neuropsychic and sexual development of a child are covered, health groups are presented, and criteria for assessing the health status of children are given. Given the modern ideas about feeding children in the first year of life, as well as other age groups. The diseases of the child’s body, including infectious diseases, are outlined, new approaches to their diagnosis and treatment are indicated. For the first time along with diseases, the manual reveals common functional disorders in childhood. The issues of providing medical care for emergency conditions are described. The questions of the organization of vaccination work of the children's population are considered. The manual is intended for pediatricians, general practitioners, medical assistants of FAPs, nurses of children's institutions.