The newborn: classification and characteristics; Cardiovascular adaptation to extra-uterine life; Assessment of newborn.
Nutrition in the 1st year of life: Breastfeeding; weaning.
Growth and development stages. Common growth disorders.
Chromosomal Disorders (Down Syndrome, Turner Syndrome, Klinefelter Syndrome)
Upper and Lower Respiratory Tract Infections; Asthma.
Common Digestive System problems in childhood (vomiting, diarrhea, gastro-esophageal reflux, dehydration). Celiac disease.
Obesity. Diabetes Mellitus. Rickets.
Infections of CNS (Meningitis, encephalitis).