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Author Paul, Diane B., 1946-

Title The PKU paradox : a short history of a genetic disease / Diane B. Paul and Jeffrey P. Brosco.

Publication Info. Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (1 volume)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
data file rda
Series Johns Hopkins biographies of disease
Johns Hopkins biographies of disease.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The discovery of PKU as a metabolic disorder -- PKU as a form of cognitive impairment -- Testing and treating newborns, 1950-1962 -- The campaign for mandated testing -- Sources of skepticism -- More paradigms for PKU -- Living with PKU -- The perplexing problem of maternal PKU -- Who should procreate? Perspectives on reproductive choice and responsibility in postwar America -- Newborn screening expands.
Note Print version record.
Language English.
Subject Hyperlipidemia.
Phenylketonurias -- history.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Hyperlipidemia. (OCoLC)fst00965778
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Brosco, Jeffrey P. (Jeffrey Paul)
Other Form: Print version: Paul, Diane B., 1946- PKU paradox 9781421411316 (DLC) 2013010207 (OCoLC)830206347
ISBN 9781421411323 (electronic bk.)
1421411326 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. ebc3318745
AU@ 000062379938
DEBBG BV042795489
DEBBG BV044055425
DEBSZ 421248106

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