Harriet S.MeyerMD, Contributing EditorJonathan D.EldredgeMLS, PhD, Journal Review EditorRobertHoganMD, adviser for new media
by William Wadlington and Clifton K. Meador, 250 pp, soft cover, $15.95, ISBN 1-56053-267-X, Philadelphia, Pa, Hanley & Belfus, St Louis, Mo, Mosby, 1998.
This is a delightful book of 600 pearls gleaned during 43 years of practice by William Wadlington, MD, clinical professor of pediatrics at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tenn. Clifton Meador, MD, clinical professor of medicine at Vanderbilt and author of The Little Book of Doctors' Rules is editor. The two are friends and colleagues, dating back to their early days at Vanderbilt, when Meador was a junior medical student and Wadlington senior resident in pediatrics.
Pediatric PearlsPearls From a Pediatric Practice I. JAMA. 1999;281(20):1956-1957. doi:10.1001/jama.281.20.1956-JBK0526-4-1