ISBN 9789382076292,A Manual Of Essential Pediatrics

A Manual Of Essential Pediatrics



PeePee Publishers and Distributors Pvt

Publication Year 2013

ISBN 9789382076292

ISBN-10 9382076298

Paper Back

Edition 2nd
Number of Pages 636 Pages
Language (English)


A manual of essential pediatrics, second edition, the revised and updated edition provides essential state-of-the-art information on childcare right from birth to adolescence. The book serves as a practical guide to pediatricians for the diagnosis and treatment of common disorders and diseases of neonates, children and adolescents. The author has used his experience of over 50 years to cover core pediatrics topics such as growth and development, behavior and developmental disorders, common day-to-day illnesses, immunisations and nutrition in a simple and succinct manner. The book includes chapters on the developing subspecialties of cardiology, neurology, nephrology, endocrinology, hemato-oncology and community pediatrics.

Key features
Based on the recommendations of the medical council of India.
A step-by-step guide to procedures and supportive care relevant to common pediatric diseases.
Commonly asked questions provided at the end of each chapter enable students to reinforce basic concepts in pediatrics and face the challenge of examinations with confidence.
Incorporates standard guidelines and protocols of WHO, UNICEF and IAP.
A large number of tables, diagrams and photographs, algorithms, flowcharts and practical tips help in better understanding of critical information, enabling students and residents to make an early diagnosis and promptly manage common paediatric disorders.
Special emphasis on neonatology, infectious diseases, infant feeding and nutritional disorders, which form the core of clinical pediatrics in most developing countries