Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases is a comprehensive guide to the diagnosis and management of infectious diseases in children and adolescents.
Beginning with a general introduction and diagnosis, the following sections discuss different types of infections - systemic, bacterial, viral, protozoal, parasitic and fungal, and newly emerging diseases. A separate chapter is dedicated to vaccines and immunisation.
Written by a recognised author and editor team, which includes contributors from the USA and Switzerland, this practical textbook includes numerous clinical photographs, detailed illustrations and tables.
Comprehensive guide to diagnosis and management of infectious diseases in children and adolescents
Covers all types of infections
Separate chapter on vaccines and immunisation
Includes contributions from experts in the USA and Switzerland
Features nearly 200 clinical photographs, illustrations and tables
A Parthasarathy MD Distinguished Professor, The Tamil Nadu Dr MGR Medical University; Retired Senior Clinical Professor of Paediatrics, Madras Medical College; Deputy Superintendent, Institute of Child Health and Hospital for Children, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
General Topics Diagnosis and Management Common Systemic Infections Common Bacterial Infections Common Viral Infections Protozoal, Parasitic and Fungal Infections Emerging Infections IAP Guidelines/Protocols Vaccines and Immunization Miscellaneous Topics