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.


Book Detail

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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