Primary Care Pediatrics

Description :

A medical person who specializes in this area is known as a pediatrician. Pediatrics deals with the medical care of infants, children and adolescents. The age limit usually ranges from birth and up to 18 years of age. Pediatricians work both in hospitals and clinics, particularly those working in its specialized sub fields such as neonatology and as primary care physicians who specialize in children. In medical terms, new-born refers to an infant in the first 28 days after birth; the term applies to premature infants, post mature infants, and full term infants. The term fetus used to represent an unborn.