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The 27th annual edition of this book consists of 20 articles published in 1993 and reprinted from the following journals: Child Development, Developmental Psychology, Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychological Bulletin, American Psychologist, American Journal of Psychiatry, and Pediatrics. The book includes the following chapters: "Developmental Issues"; "Gender Issues"; "Child Sexual Abuse: Psychological and Legal Issues"; "Developmental Disorders"; "Clinical Issues"; and "Special Issues," such as children as victims of war, understanding the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, and the pharmacological management of pain in children. Each of the 7 chapters of the book begins with a concise summary of the included articles, which is helpful for focusing on the most important aspects of a topic. The last 2 chapters, "Developmental Disorders" and "Special Issues," are of interest not only to psychiatrists and developmental pediatricians but also to child neurologists and general pediatricians. The discussion about the pharmacological
Maria A. Gieron-Korthals. Annual Progress in Child Psychiatry and Child Development 1994. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 1997;151(2):214. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1997.02170390104029