Daniel B. Kessler (Editor), Peter Dawson (Editor)
This book provides information on a wide range of disciplines, including psychology, nutrition, gastroenterology, endocrinology, and sociology with appropriate attention to the politics of nutritional and developmental services. The multifactorial causes that give rise to undernutrition and growth failure and how they appear to the clinician are emphasized. A transdisciplinary approach to treatment is discussed and promoted. This approach involves team members crossing the boundaries of...