Come to The Health Symposium at the World Down Syndrome Congress – 24 th July 2018 , Glasgow

We are excited to be supporting the  World Down Syndrome Congress 2018 Pre-Congress Health Symposium  – an opportunity to meet up with colleagues providing health care for individuals with Down syndrome around the world, to learn and to share good practice . 

It is open to Healthcare providers and researchers with a special interest in the clinical care of people with Down syndrome.

Come for the day – or stay for the whole meeting 25th-27th July 2018

 

All detail can be found at wdsc2018.org.uk

 

New Book ! Down Syndrome – Current Perspectives

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Current Perspectives

Edited by Richard Newton , Shiela Puri and Liz Marder

This book provides doctors and other health professionals with the information they need to address the challenges that can present in the management of Down syndrome. Chapters have been written by a number of internationally respected clinicians with a special interest in Down syndrome, including members of DSMIG UK and Ireland www.dsmig.org.uk with contributions from the Down’s Syndrome Association www.downs-syndrome.org.uk. Chapters include discussion of comorbidities, with background information and advice on assessment and management ,as well as the underlying biology and new developments in molecular genetics. Practical examples and case scenarios are included.

Available from http://www.mackeith.co.uk or from Amazon

Product details:

Hardcover: 288 pages

Publisher: MacKeith Press (20 March 2015)

Language: English

ISBN-10: 1909962473

ISBN-13: 978-190996247