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Author Janner, Donald, author

Title A clinical guide to pediatric infectious disease / Donald Janner ; Anne M. Sydor, acquisition editor ; Louise Bierig, Scott Scheidt, developmental editor
Edition First edition
Published Philadelphia, Pennsylvania : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (228 pages) : illustrations
Series LWW medical book collection
Contents Cover; Copyright; Author; Dedication; Preface; Acknowledgments; Contents; 1 Laboratory Diagnosis of Pediatric Infectious Disease; 2 Osteomyelitis and Septic Arthritis; 3 Congenital Infections; 4 Congenital Immunodeficiencies; 5 Hepatitis; 6 Otitis Media and Sinusitis; 7 Outpatient Evaluation of Fever; 8 Periorbital and Orbital Cellulitis; 9 Cervical Adenitis; 10 Urinary Tract Infections; 11 Meningitis; 12 Pediatric Tuberculosis; 13 Community-acquired Pneumonia; 14 Salmonella Gastroenteritis; 15 Catheter Infection; 16 Infection in Unusual Spaces; 17 Fever and Neutropenia
18 Fever of Unknown Origin19 Infection in Solid Organ Transplant Recipients; 20 Prophylaxis; Appendix Color Plates; Subject Index
Summary The ideal time-saver for busy clinicians, this handy guide delivers a practical ""how-to"" perspective on diagnosis and treatment for a range of commonly encountered childhood infections-from otitis media, sinusitis, and urinary tract infection ... to hepatitis, cervical adenitis, pediatric tuberculosis, pneumonia, catheter infection, and more. Coverage includes clinically essential material on specific drugs, dosages, and drug interactions, a section on accurate interpretation of laboratory tests, and guidelines on infection control in organ transplant recipients. A consistent chapter template
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (ebrary, viewed May 8, 2014)
Subject Pediatrics -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Communicable Diseases -- diagnosis.
Communicable Diseases -- therapy.
Pediatrics -- methods.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals.
Form Electronic book
Author Anne M. Sydor, editor
Bierig, Louise, editor
Scheidt, Scott, editor
ISBN 0781755840
1469875446 (e-book)
9781469875446 (e-book)