Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases (5th Edition) – eBook


  • Authors: Sarah S. Long, Charles G. Prober, Marc Fischer
  • File Size: 72 MB
  • Format: PDF
  • Length: 1688 pages
  • Publisher: Elsevier; 5th edition
  • Publication Date: May 9, 2017
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B072HX27XK
  • ISBN-10: 0323401813
  • ISBN-13: 9780323401814
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Comprehensive in scope, yet concise and easy to manage, Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases 5th Edition, by Drs. Sarah Long, Marc Fischer, and Charles Prober, is your go-to resource for authoritative information on infectious diseases in children and adolescents. A veritable “who’s who” of global authorities provides the practical knowledge you need to diagnose, understand, and manage almost any pediatric infectious disease you may encounter.

  • Features a consistent, easy-access format with highlighted key points, high-yield information boxes, and an abundance of detailed illustrations and at-a-glance tables.
  • Allows quick look-up by clinical presentation, pathogen, or type of host.
  • Includes coverage of the latest recommendations, vaccine products, and effectiveness as well as expanded diagnostics and therapies for autoinflammatory/periodic fever syndromes.
  • Covers emerging viruses such as Ebola, Zika, and EV-D68, as well as infectious risks of immunomodulating drugs and expanding antimicrobial resistance patterns.
  • Discusses expanding antimicrobial resistance patterns and new therapies for fungal and viral infections and resistant bacterial infections.