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Children with Disabilities, Seventh Edition by Mark Batshaw M.D., Nancy Roizen M.D., Gaetano Lotrecchiano

By Mark Batshaw M.D., Nancy Roizen M.D., Gaetano Lotrecchiano

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complete, authoritative info from the main revered specialists: For 30 years, that is what Children with Disabilities has given the hundreds of thousands of scholars, college, and execs who depend upon it. Now this relied on textual content is in a brand new 7th variation, completely up-to-date with the very newest examine, new teacher fabrics, and the serious matters execs want to know as they organize to paintings with young children and households. Incorporating five years of important learn and growth in a number of disciplines, this hugely expected new version is the textbook of selection for classes on incapacity. The the world over revered editors assemble a who is who of contributors—of pro specialists and clean voices—definitive compendium of knowledge approximately developmental, scientific, kin, schooling, and intervention matters.

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  • All-new chapters on analysis, neuropsychological review, "new" disabilities confronted via survivors of formerly deadly problems, and complementary and substitute medication
  • New multimedia teacher fabrics on-line, together with fine quality downloadable scientific illustrations
  • 30+ new individuals from varied fields
  • Expanded chapters on autism and ADHD
  • New advancements in neuroscience, genetics, and imaging
  • Greater concentrate on interdisciplinary collaboration
  • Considerations from drafts of the DSM-5
  • Thoroughly up-to-date content material in each bankruptcy
  • PowerPoint slides for every bankruptcy, effortless to customise for classes


Children with Disabilities keeps and strengthens the student-friendly gains of past variants: concise and available chapters, a valuable word list, bankruptcy overviews, case reviews that deliver key strategies to lifestyles, large cross-referencing to make info effortless to discover, and source lists for each subject. And with the total package deal of latest multimedia teacher fabrics, teachers will use this textbook successfully of their classes and get ready scholars for years of winning perform. An extraordinary textual content from the major voices within the incapacity field, kids with Disabilities is the cornerstone source destiny execs will continue yr after yr to aid their very important paintings with youngsters and households.

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As an introduction to the discussion in the chapters that follow, this chapter describes the human cell and explains what chromosomes and genes are. It also reviews and provides some illustrations and examples of the errors that can occur in the processes of meiosis (cell division) and mitosis (cell reproduction), discusses inheritance patterns of single-gene disorders, and presents the new concept of epigenetics. As you progress through this book, bear in mind that the purpose of this 3 4 Batshaw, Gropman, and Lanpher discussion is to focus on the abnormalities that can occur in human development.

Genetics and Developmental Disablities (Roelfsema & Peters, 2007). Mutations in a transcription gene also may result in a normal protein being formed but at a much slower rate than usual, leading to an enzyme or other protein deficiency. Selective Advantage The incidence of a genetic disease in a population depends on the difference between the rate of mutation production and that of mutation removal. Typically, genetic diseases enter populations through mutation errors. Natural selection, the process by which individuals with a selective advantage survive and pass on their genes, works to remove these errors.

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