ERIC Number: ED224454
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: N/A
Selected List of Materials. Sarah K. Davidson Family-Patient Library.
Sanders, Susan, Comp.; Satterwhite, Betty, Comp.
Designed as an aid for those wishing to establish pediatric health education resource centers for use by patients and their families, this bibliography lists selected holdings of the Sarah K. Davidson Family-Patient Library, which is located in the Strong Memorial Hospital of the University of Rochester, New York. It is noted that all bibliographic entries have been screened by University of Rochester faculty members for medical accuracy and timeliness. Approximately 550 books, periodicals, reprints, and sources of pamphlets and further information are presented under the following topics: adolescence, advocacy, allergy, asthma, arthritis, autism, birth defects, blood disorders including hematology and sickle cell anemia, the body, burns, cancer, cerebral palsy, child abuse, child development, children's books on health and medical problems, chronic illness, cleft palate, contagious and infectious diseases, cystic fibrosis, death and dying, diabetes, diets and nutrition, Down's syndrome, epilepsy, eye disorders, gastro-intestinal disorders, general handicaps, genetic disorders, hearing and speech, the heart, hospitalization, learning disabilities, mainstreaming, medicine today, mental health, mental retardation, muscular dystrophy, neurological disorders, orthopaedic disorders, physician-patient relationships, reference works, renal disorders, respiratory disorders, scoliosis, spina bifida, sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), and venereal diseases. (Author/ESR)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Child Abuse, Child Development, Death, Dietetics, Disabilities, Diseases, Health Materials, Hospital Libraries, Hospitalized Children, Human Body, Nutrition, Patient Education, Pediatrics, Physician Patient Relationship, Reference Materials
Dept. of Pediatrics, Strong Memorial Hospital of the University of Rochester, Box 777, 601 Elmwood Ave., Rochester, NY 14642 ($7.50 prepaid).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Rochester Univ., NY. Strong Memorial Hospital.