Case-based Reviews in Pediatric Infectious Diseases

by Vipin M Vashishtha, Ajay Kalra

This book is a comprehensive guide to the diagnosis and management of commonly encountered infectious diseases in children. Case-based learning helps to develop skills for analytical thinking and reflective judgment by reading discussion on real-life situations faced in practice. This book consists of 24 chapters that focus on child with fever for three months, approach to a child having fever with coma, a child with recurrent fever, fever beyond one week, prolonged and confusing fevers in children, fever with splenomegaly, an infant with cataract and positive IgM rubella, neurocysticercosis in children, case-based scenarios in rickettsial infection, approach to a case of matted lymphadenopathy, pediatric septic shock, and adolescent immunization. Each chapter covers a different condition with emphasis on assessment and treatment. Each topic begins with a clinical case followed by step by step instruction on history taking, examination and investigation, diagnosis, and management. The thorough text is further enhanced by clinical photographs, illustrations and tables.

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Editor Editor's Affiliation
1. Vashishtha Vipin M
Mangla Hospital and Research Centre, Shakti Chowk, Bijnor, Uttar Pradesh, India
2. Kalra Ajay Khandari Road, Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India
ISBN 9789352706730
Speciality Pediatrics
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/18543
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2021
Pages 254
Book Type Professional

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