Clinical Manual of Pediatric Psychosomatic
Medicine: Mental Health Consultation with
Physically Ill Children and Adolescents
By David DeMaso, MD, psychiatrist-in-chief at Children's Hospital Boston, and Richard Shaw, MD, medical director of the Pediatric
Consultation-Liaison Service at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital.
This new textbook describes an integrative approach to assessing behavioral problems in children and adolescents who are physically ill, emotionally ill or have co-morbid emotional and physical conditions. The book's goal is to help practitioners solve problems that arise during psychiatric consultations with physically ill children, and includes tips on conducting clinical assessments.
To order the book, go to www.appi.org/books.cfx
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Intraoperative MRI & Neurophysiologically Guided Brain Tumor Resection
October 25 at 1 p.m. EDT
Joseph Madsen, MD, associate in neurosurgery at Children's Hospital Boston, and his team perform a craniotomy on a pediatric patient live from the MR/OR.
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