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The American Academy of Pediatrics discourages television-watching for babies under the age of two.
  the branch of medicine concerned with the treatment of infants and children
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pediatric pediatrics pediatrician pediatrist
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  • The American Academy of Pediatrics discourages television-watching for babies under the age of two.
  • The pediatrician recommends a more balanced diet or a multivitamin supplement.
  • Her specialty is pediatric neurology.
  • She’d gotten a temp job on the pediatric floor, but wasn’t showing any signs of looking for an apartment.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory

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  • It was shaping up to be one of those days when Gabby wondered why she’d decided to work in a pediatric office.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Choice
  • He was born in Tehran, Iran, in 1965, the son of a successful ophthalmologist and a pediatrician who wanted better career opportunities for their children and themselves.
    Joshua Davis  --  Spare Parts
  • Soon after, on a pediatrician’s advice, Louise and Anthony decided to move their children to the warmer climes of California.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • Sonja called ahead to the office of pediatrician Dr. Dell Shepherd to let his staff know we were coming.
    Todd Burpo  --  Heaven Is for Real
  • Her scrubs have lollipops on them, even though this isn’t a pediatric unit.
    Gayle Forman  --  If I Stay
  • Kabir, Soraya, and I had an additional reason to rejoice: Our little hospital in Rawalpindi had opened the week before, not the surgical unit, just the pediatric clinic.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  The Kite Runner

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  • I was starting a rotation in pediatrics at the time—good luck, since children don’t tend to hold the crippled responsible for their infirmities, as grown-ups do.
    Barbara Kingsolver  --  The Poisonwood Bible
  • I then sent him to be examined by my colleague, Dr. Lawrence Ghertz, who is a pediatric neuropsychiatrist.
    Jodi Picoult  --  Nineteen Minutes
  • I insist on a transfer-neurology bin, the alky tank, pediatrics, I just don’t care!
    Ken Kesey  --  One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
  • In the softly filtered glow from the streetlight outside he could see the dark lines on its plastered whiteness where all the doctors and nurses in pediatrics had signed it.
    Stephen King  --  The Shining
  • He grew up in Newark, New Jersey, the son of a pediatrician, and entered the University of Chicago at fifteen.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Blink
  • As the court is well aware through the extensive briefs from the pediatrician’s examinations, interviews with the minor’s former teachers, other interviews and my reports, the county recommends that David Pelzer become a permanent ward of the court.
    Dave Pelzer  --  The Lost Boy
  • Dr. Nazir Abdul, a pediatrician, explained that while the Taliban had ruled Kabul, they had banned all books with illustrations and publicly burned any they found.
    Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin  --  Three Cups of Tea
  • The next two years passed quickly, with Sampson and Rameck taking clinical rotations at various hospitals in pediatrics, surgery, family practice, obstetrics, and other fields.
    Sampon Davis, et. al.  --  We Beat the Street
  • When she takes him in his pram for his immunizations at the pediatrician’s, she stands outside the room and plugs up her ears.
    Jhumpa Lahiri  --  The Namesake
  • The technical name for Claire’s illness was pediatric dilated cardiomyopathy.
    Jodi Picoult  --  Change of Heart
  • To get official approval, he told the Peruvian doctors that he’d discussed the matter with every world-renowned expert, and studied the pediatric literature.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Mountains Beyond Mountains
  • His professor of children’s clinical medicine at La Salpatriere had recommended pediatrics as the most honest specialization, because children become sick only when in fact they are sick, and they cannot communicate with the physician using conventional words but only with concrete symptoms of real diseases.
    Gabriel Garcia Marquez  --  Love in the Time of Cholera
  • DR. BENJAMIN CARSON is director of pediatric neurosurgery at the Johns Hopkins Children’s Center.
    Jay Allison, et al.  --  This I Believe
  • Zack started making arrangements for us to go to the hospital on a weekly basis, especially to the pediatric wing.
    Tim Tebow  --  Through My Eyes
  • Ghosh was Missing’s de facto pediatrician.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • JFK gets up in an instant and rides the hospital elevator to the pediatric unit on the fifth floor, along with Dr. Walsh and Special Agent Newman.
    Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Kennedy
  • None of the hectic activities of Senior year—neurology and pediatrics, practical work in obstetrics, taking of case-histories in the hospitals, attendance on operations, dressing wounds, learning not to look embarrassed when charity patients called one "Doctor"—was quite so important as the discussion of "What shall we do after graduation?"
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Arrowsmith
  • There was a big information desk behind which several women, probably nurses, were milling; signs pointed the way to the ICU, Radiation, Surgical Oncology, Pediatrics, and so on.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Fallen Angels
  • Pediatrician and geriatrist?
    Michael Crichton  --  The Andromeda Strain
  • They met in the clinic of Dr. Verghese Verghese (Kottayam’s leading Pediatrician and Feeler-up of Mothers).
    Arundhati Roy  --  The God of Small Things
  • The largest says that in the twenty-third year of the National Republic, the To Keung School of Midwifery, where she has had two years of instruction and Hospital Practice, awards its Diploma to my mother, who has shown through oral and written examination her Proficiency in Midwifery, Pediatrics, Gynecology, "Medecine,"
    Maxine Hong Kingston  --  The Woman Warrior
  • Despite her volunteer work at the Pediatric Cancer Center at Duke University Hospital, her life largely revolved around the kids.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Best of Me
  • The FTC’s proposed ban was supported by the American Academy of Pediatrics, the National Congress of Parents and Teachers, the Consumers Union, and the Child Welfare League, among others.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
  • Since there was no return message for Dr. Stone, and since her pediatric nursing class was about to start, she did not return to Theater 3.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • Besides, I bring my kids to your pediatric office all the time.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Choice
  • We had both heard numerous doctors explain the risks and the rewards; we knew how infrequently pediatric donors came about.
    Jodi Picoult  --  Change of Heart
  • We crossed the North Platte line at about noon and made a beeline for the pediatrician’s office.
    Todd Burpo  --  Heaven Is for Real
  • After the Swedish government opened a pediatric hospital in Addis Ababa, Missing sent all the very premature babies there and put the incubator away.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • Before Thomas Stone’s arrival, Missing could handle most internal medicine and pediatric patients, thanks to Ghosh, and it tackled complicated obstetric and gynecologic conditions, thanks to Hema.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • She had loved assisting in challenging surgeries, and it seemed like a perfect fit until her final rotation, when she happened to work with a pediatrician who filled her head with ideas about the nobility and joy of caring for infants.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Choice
  • According to Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, breast buds and pubic hair were the first signs of puberty in girls.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • William Carlos Williams knew that, he was a pediatrician.
    Stephen King  --  The Shining
  • DEBBIE HALL has been a psychologist in the Pediatrics Department of San Diego’s Naval Medical Center for twelve years.
    Jay Allison, et al.  --  This I Believe
  • Dr. Bender had failed to mention one critical point: In cardiology, you dealt with a patient who came to the office because he or she wanted or needed to; in pediatrics, you dealt with a patient who was often under the care of neurotic, know-it-all parents.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Choice
  • He didn’t say that the pediatric literature contained nothing at all about treating mdr.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Mountains Beyond Mountains
  • She shared with him stories about the countless anguished parents and impossibly optimistic children she met at the Pediatric Cancer Center, and he seemed to understand that she found a kind of salvation in her work there, even if he never said as much.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Best of Me
  • He’d often done this with other pediatric illnesses in Haiti.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Mountains Beyond Mountains
  • Or they could trust the lab work, abandon the dots retreatment regimen, and begin giving her Farmer’s own favorite pediatric regimen of second-line drugs.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Mountains Beyond Mountains
  • The Pediatric Cancer Center, huh?
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Best of Me
  • It was inoperable, and despite the efforts of an incredible team of doctors and staff at the Pediatric Cancer Center, she died six months later.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Best of Me
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