Publisher description for Handbook of physical measurements / Judith G. Hall ... [et al.].

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Updated and revised, this is a comprehensive sourcebook of reference data for health professionals involved in evaluating people with abnormal features or syndromes. It includes many graphs, tables, and charts needed by clinicians to define normal patterns of growth and provides standards of
comparison for possible congenital abnormalities. Numerous "how-to" illustrations give the step-by-step guidance needed to ensure that standardized measurements are properly taken for accurate recordkeeping. Designed for ease of use, the pocket-sized book has a durable plastic cover, making it ideal
for use in the ward or clinic.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Anthropometry -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genetic disorders -- Diagnosis -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Growth disorders -- Diagnosis -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Body Weights and Measures -- methods -- Handbooks.
Growth -- Handbooks.
Growth Disorders -- diagnosis -- Handbooks.
Reference Values -- Handbooks.