Short Stature - an Approach

Dr Swati Joshi
Short Stature - an Approach - Treatment
Apart from specific treatment, according to the under lying etiology, it is important to counsel parents. Children with short stature can have psychological stress due to negative comments from relatives, peers at school etc. The parents must be advised to bring out positive aspects of child's personality & not to over emphasize the abnormalities of stature. The importance of diet and exercise should also be conveyed so as to achieve the maximum potential.

Short Stature - an Approach Short Stature - an Approach 02/23/2001
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