The Handbook of International Adoption Medicine: A Guide for Physicians, Parents, and Providers

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Since 1989, American families have adopted more than 230,000 children from other countries. Many of these children have lived in crowded conditions, sometimes with poor standards of hygiene, inadequate nutrition, and limited numbers of caregivers. Some suffer from endemic infectious diseases. Upon arrival, practitioners often fail to recognize the unique concerns of this group. This text provides an overview of the specialized medical and developmental issues that affect internationally adopted children, offering ...

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    • Title: The Handbook of International Adoption Medicine by Laurie C. Miller M.D.
    • Publisher: Oxford University Press Academic US
    • Print ISBN: 9780195145304, 0195145305
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    • Edition: 2004
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