pediatrician


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paediatrician

(chiefly US), pediatrician
a medical practitioner who specializes in paediatrics

pediatrician

[‚pēd·ē·ə′trish·ən]
(medicine)
A physician who specializes in pediatrics.
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Kudos to AAP and CDC for encouraging pediatricians to raise the issue of preparedness with families and for partnering with Family Voices to include the all-important perspective of families themselves in this project.
For more information on the Pulse of Pediatrician survey, coupons for formula, and savings information, visit www.
In both the in-office and outside specialist programs, the pediatrician was updated on the patient's care and could prescribe medication for the child when necessary.
In a mailed questionnaire, a randomly selected sample of practicing pediatricians provided information on their demographic characteristics; their main practice location and its services; and their procedures regarding confidentiality, STD testing, counseling and assessment of high-risk behaviors (unprotected sex, past STD diagnosis and multiple sexual partners).
To appreciate the efficiency of rehabilitation of patients in case of leak of interaction between pediatrician and specialist of social work let us calculate the probability of patient belongings to the group 7 after the rehabilitation is completed.
The grant will also fund an oral health preceptorship program, which provides pediatricians in underserved areas with the support to promote oral health for the most vulnerable children.
Both are pediatricians who did their residencies at Howard University.
Moreover, women in rural areas who bottle-feed a baby are sometimes suspected of having AIDS and then driven out of their village, says pediatrician Mary Glenn Fowler of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta.
It aims to eliminate the risk that such children may be rushed to several hospitals until a pediatrician is found.
The family pediatrician assured her Harlow would grow out of it.
Wyllie remembers her pediatrician as a dear man who spent an extraordinary amount of time with her when she was critically ill with the pneumonia.