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Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America: Psychological Aspects of Chronic Disease

Yale Medicine Magazine, 2004 - Spring


by Lawrence A. Vitulano, Ph.D., and Melvin Lewis, M.B.B.S., F.R.C.Psych., HS ’59

W.B. Saunders Co. (New York) 2003; 598 pages

Chronic illness in childhood presents many challenges for the child and adolescent mental health clinician. This book examines several major chronic illnesses in depth to provide a better understanding of the physical demands, medical treatment requirements, social limitations and general prognosis for the child.