IAP Management Algorithms for Common Pediatric Illnesses

by A Parthasarathy, MKC Nair, Jaydeep Choudhury, Ritabrata Kundu, PSN Menon, Dhanya Dharmapalan, Alok Gupta, A Somasundaram, Remesh Kumar, S Narmada Ashok

This book on "IAP Management Algorithms for Common Pediatric Illnesses" provides an overview of some of the common pediatric illnesses. This book on algorithms intends to enable the pediatrician to recognize many pediatric illnesses in a simplified manner and give practical suggestions in their management. These management algorithms will provide the learning experience in a structured manner. The book includes chapters "Newborns", "Growth and Development", "Nutrition", "Immunization" etc. The book also consists of chapters discussing various pediatric diseases related to infectious diseases, Cardiology, Neurology, Pulmonology, Nephrology, Urology etc. The main emphasis has been to provide clear-cut guidelines as to how to make a diagnosis on clinical grounds with minimal investigations and to choose the most rational therapy. This book with comprehensive tables highlighting important differential diagnoses, integrating strategies for evaluation and liberal use of algorithms will be a boon to practicing pediatricians. The algorithms, which have come out of the experts' own rich experience over decades, are very practical and useful for day-to-day practice. The information contained herein will be a benchmark in the understanding of the best approaches to the patients.


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Editor Editor's Affiliation
1. Parthasarathy A
Senior Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, Madras Medical College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
2. Nair MKC
Child Development Center, SAT Hospital, Trivandrum, India
3. Choudhury Jaydeep
Institute of Child Health, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
4. Kundu Ritabrata
Institute of Child Health, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
5. Menon PSN
Indian Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Endocrinology 2011-12; Jaber Al-Ahmed Armed Forces Hospital, Kuwait
6. Dharmapalan Dhanya
Dr Yewale’s Multispeciality Hospital for Children, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
7. Gupta Alok
Pediatric Specialties Clinic, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
8. Somasundaram A
Kanchi Kamakoti CHILDS Trust Hospital; Sabari Child Care Clinic and Center for Child Development
9. Kumar Remesh
10. Ashok S Narmada Nalam Medical Centre and Hospital, Vellore, Tamil Nadu
ISBN 9789352501977
Speciality Pediatrics
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/12810
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2016
Pages 374
Book Type Professional


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