© 2009

Hot Topics in Infection and Immunity in Children V

  • Adam Finn
  • Nigel Curtis
  • Andrew J. Pollard


  • Based on the course Infection and Immunity in Children 2007 held at St Catherine's College, Oxford, UK

  • Fifth in the series, various aspects of paediatric infectious diseases written by the leading authorities in the field


Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 634)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Vinicius C. Antao, William P. Hausdorff
    Pages 19-29
  3. James D. Cherry
    Pages 41-51
  4. Andrew R. Gennery, Andrew J. Cant
    Pages 79-93
  5. David Isaacs
    Pages 95-110
  6. Ben J. Marais
    Pages 129-146
  7. George H. McCracken
    Pages 147-151
  8. E. David G. McIntosh
    Pages 153-159
  9. Shelly McNeil, Beth Halperin, Noni MacDonald
    Pages 161-183
  10. Stéphane Paulus, Simon Dobson
    Pages 185-204
  11. Michael E. Pichichero
    Pages 205-216
  12. F. Andrew I. Riordan
    Pages 217-230
  13. Mirjam van der Burg, Menno C. Van Zelm, Jacques J.M. Van Dongen
    Pages 231-241

About this book


Course covers topics in infectious diseases in children and is intended for Pediatric Infectious disease trainees, trainers, and all those who manage children with infections.

This conference is being supported by several societies and is sponsored by several pharmaceutical companies, such as Aventis, Baxter, Chiron Vaccines, Wyeth, etc.


Malaria antibiotics infection infections infectious infectious disease infectious diseases vaccine

Editors and affiliations

  • Adam Finn
    • 1
  • Nigel Curtis
    • 2
  • Andrew J. Pollard
    • 3
  1. 1.Institute of Child Life and HealthUniversity of BristolBristolUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.Royal Children's HospitalUniversity of MelbourneParkville Australia
  3. 3.University of OxfordOxfordUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Hot Topics in Infection and Immunity in Children V
  • Editors Adam Finn
    Nigel Curtis
    Andrew J. Pollard
  • Series Title Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology
  • Series Abbreviated Title Advs Exp.Medicine,Biology
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag New York 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences Biomedical and Life Sciences (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-387-79837-0
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-4419-2728-6
  • eBook ISBN 978-0-387-79838-7
  • Series ISSN 0065-2598
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XIV, 266
  • Number of Illustrations 38 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Pediatrics
    Infectious Diseases
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