Genetic hypercalciuria, one of the most common mineral disorders in childhood, is frequently associated with a variety of urinary tract problems. Identifying and treating genetic hypercalciuria alleviates urinary tract problems and optimizes peak bone mass growth in affected children. Advanced practice pediatric nurses play a key role in identifying and coordinating care for children with genetic hypercalciuria.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Journal of Pediatric Health Care|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1999|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health