Infectious diseases remain a leading cause of child morbidity and mortality worldwide. Now in its fourth edition, Manual of Childhood Infections is a simple-to-use, evidence-based, and practical handbook on how to recognize, investigate, and manage both common and rare infectious diseases in children and babies. Endorsed by the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health and the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, this fully updated
version of the established 'Blue Book' complements the Pan European initiatives and UK diploma courses to harmonise patient management and training in Paediatric Infectious Diseases (PID), making it essential reading for UK and European paediatricians.
Manual of Childhood Infections is divided into two alphabetized sections for easy access to information, covering key diagnosis and management features of infections alongside crucial points of epidemiology and clinical features. This fourth edition forms practical reading for practising paediatricians, featuring updates to all key chapters based on a literature review alongside new chapters focusing on emerging problems for Europe.
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Number of pages: 1032
Weight: 488 g
Dimensions: 180 x 101 x 32 mm
Edition: 4th Revised edition
I was very impressed by this book, the content is superb, and it is well written and is ideal for a number of health care professionals. * Dr Harry Brown, Glycosmedia.com *
... this is an interesting book that provides valuable and mainly updated information on childhood infections. * Angel Cid Arregui, The Open Microbiology Journal *