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Author Rowley, Simon, (Pediatrician), author

Title Mind that child : a medical memoir / Dr Simon Rowley with Adam Dudding
Published Auckland, New Zealand : Penguin Random House New Zealand, 2018
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Description 268 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Ward round, Thursday evening -- All thumbs -- A detective in the neonatal unit -- Baby L -- Autism, ADHD and other adventures -- Diagnosis -- From Russia with love -- Brainwave -- Children raising children -- Breaking the cycle -- See one, do one, teach one -- A good hard stare
Summary The author provides a rare glimpse into what it means to be entrusted with the most precious of responsibilities, a young human life. Charting his decades of medical experience, Rowley touches on an array of issues, from the high-stakes management of tiny pre-term babies to the serious impacts of drugs, alcohol and technology on developing minds. Real-life cases and practical advice are interwoven throughout a candid, compassionate narrative. What is revealed is a tender and profound portrait of a medical professional at the very centre of what matters, a doctor who always adopts a humane, holistic view and who writes openly about the personal impact of a career in medicine
Subject Rowley, Simon, (Pediatrician)
Rowley, Simon, (Pediatrician) -- Career in medicine
Pediatricians -- New Zealand -- Biography.
Pediatrics -- New Zealand.
Genre/Form Autobiographies.
Biography.
Autobiographies.
Reading nook.
Author Dudding, Adam, author
ISBN 9780143771982 (paperback)