'This volume comes at an important time in the development of the discipline, and reflects the kwledge gained by the authors through decades of hands-on experience of treating children and adolescents with the entire spectrum of rheumatic diseases. It emphasizes the integration of the expertise of all health care providers in an interactive team' - Ross Petty in the Foreword. This highly practical handbook is easy to read and refer to on a daily basis. The wide-ranging style encourages a multidisciplinary, team-based approach to provide continuity of care, and the handy binding and layout is designed to aid quick access of core information. Featuring over 230 full-colour images and reproducible resources for patients and carers, this guide is a vital resource for Allied Health Professionals, especially those working with children.
EDITED BY GAY KUCHTA AND IRIS DAVIDSONrespectively Occupational Therapist, Vancouver Pediatric Rheumatology Progam, British Columbia; Physical Therapist, Vancouver Pediatric Rheumatology Progam, British Columbia, Canada