International Child Health Care: A Practical Manual for Hospitals WorldwideBMJ 2003; 326 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.326.7395.936/a (Published 26 April 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;326:936
- Saw Sian Chin, paediatrician (email@example.com)
- Voluntary Service Overseas
Child Advocacy International Eds David Southall, Brian Coulter, Christiane Ronald, Sue Nicholson, Simon Parke BMJ Books, £55, pp 637
ISBN 0 7279 1476 6
Before setting out to the Gambia for a one year paediatric placement, I was looking for the equivalent of an Oxford Handbook of paediatrics in developing countries. However, I could find only a handful of textbooks on tropical paediatrics, which contained detailed pathophysiology and expensive managements, but provided nothing really practical.
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