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Help for parents and doctors! Part 2
  1. Deborah Shanks
  1. Correspondence to Dr Deborah Shanks, Raigmore Hospital, Inverness IV2 4ST, UK; deborah.shanks{at}

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Children are not small adults, and teenagers are not big toddlers. The techniques of ‘Toddler Taming’ will not work on this age group. Dealing with teenagers at home and in the middle of a busy clinic can be challenging, and again it is useful to have some expertise to turn to. I think this book is excellent for reading and recommending.1

Children grow up, and teenagers are challenging at home and as patients. I have used its sensible advice at home for my three children, only one of whom is still a teenager, and …

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