Recent Advances in Pediatrics (Volume 18): Hot Topics

by Suraj Gupte, Praveen C Sobti

This book discusses pediatric hematology and oncology, providing knowledge in the field of contemporary pediatrics with special reference to its applicability in day-to-day life. The book is divided into two sections covering topics such as spotlight: hematology and oncology and general/miscellaneous diseases of children. These two sections are elaborated in some subsections such as hematologic manifestations of systemic disease, megaloblastic anemia, acute leukemias, component therapy, stem cells, pediatric bone marrow transplantation, and oncologic emergencies. The other topics discussed include pediatric malaria, cerebral malaria, chikungunya fever-a re-emerging viral disease, H. pylori infection: noninvasive tests, acute asthma: trends in management, and noninvasive ventilation in the newborn. The book concludes with topics such as immunosuppressive therapy, hypertensive emergencies, hygiene hypothesis and its relevance, and postgraduate pediatric education: a reappraisal.

Book Series: Recent Advances


Book Detail

Editor Editor's Affiliation
1. Gupte Suraj
Narayana Medical College/Narayana General and Superspeciality Hospitals, Nellore 524 002, Andra Pradesh, India
2. Sobti Praveen C Dayanand Medical College, Ludhiana, India
ISBN 9788184486612
Speciality Pediatrics
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/11160
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2009
Pages 502
Book Type Professional


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