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Children and Young People: Endocrinology and Diabetes

Children’s endocrinology covers a wide range of illnesses and disorders, varying from minor disorders to severe life-threatening conditions. Use this guide to find information resources about children’s endocrine and diabetes including books, reports and journal articles.

Last updated: 16/10/2017

Key Resources

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (2010) Human growth hormone (somatropin) for the treatment of growth failure in children. NICE technology appraisal guidance TA188, London: NICE.
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Competencies: an integrated career and competency framework for children’s endocrine nurse specialists Royal College of Nursing (2013) Competencies: an integrated career and competency framework for children’s endocrine nurse specialists, London: RCN.
British Society for Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes
European Society of Pediatric Endocrinology
We would like to thank the RCN CYP Specialist Care member community for their input into the development of this subject guide.

Books

Brook C, Charles G and Dattani M (2012) Handbook of clinical pediatric endocrinology, Oxford: Blackwell Publishing. Brook C, Charles G and Dattani M (2012) Handbook of clinical pediatric endocrinology, Oxford: Blackwell Publishing.
Kappy S (2014) Pediatric practice: endocrinology, London: McGraw Hill Education Kappy S (2014) Pediatric practice: endocrinology, London: McGraw Hill Education.
Raine J (2012) Practical endocrinology and diabetes in children (3rd edition), Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell. Raine J (2012) Practical endocrinology and diabetes in children (3rd edition), Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell.
Sarafoglou K ( 2009) Pediatric endocrinology and inborn errors of metabolism, London: McGraw-Hill. Sarafoglou K ( 2009) Pediatric endocrinology and inborn errors of metabolism, London: McGraw-Hill.
Wass J and Owen K (2014) Oxford Handbook of endocrinology and diabetes, Oxford: Oxford University Press. Wass J and Owen K (2014) Oxford Handbook of endocrinology and diabetes, Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Zacharin M (2013) Practical pediatric endocrinology in a limited resource setting, New York: Academic Press. Zacharin M (2013) Practical pediatric endocrinology in a limited resource setting, New York: Academic Press.

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Journals

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