The fourth edition of "Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics" - the pioneering, original text in this field - emphasizes children's assets and liabilities, not categorical labels. It includes fresh perspectives from new editors - Drs. William Coleman, Ellen Elias, and Heidi Feldman. This comprehensive resource offers recommendations and guidance on normal development and behavior and its genetic influences, the effect of general physical illness and psychosocial and biologic factors on development and behavior. With a more user-friendly design and online access through Expert Consult functionality, this resource offers easy access comprehensive guidance.