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Hot Topics in Infection and Immunity in Children VII

  • Nigel Curtis
  • Adam Finn
  • Andrew J. Pollard


  • Each of the chapters in this book is based on a lecture given at the seventh ‘Infection and Immunity in Children’ (IIC) course held at the end of June 2009 at Keble College, Oxford Various aspects of paediatric infectious diseases written by the leading authorities in the field Collectively provide succinct and readable updates on just about every aspect of the discipline of Paediatric Infectious Diseases


Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 697)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. David E. Bloom
    Pages 1-8
  3. Gustav J.V. Nossal
    Pages 9-16
  4. Zulfiqar A. Bhutta, M. Imran Khan, Sajid Bashir Soofi, R. Leon Ochiai
    Pages 17-39
  5. Catherine M. Wilfert, Tabitha Sripipatana, Allison Spensley, Mary Pat Kieffer, Edward Bitarakwate
    Pages 41-57
  6. Charles G. Prober
    Pages 87-90
  7. Itzhak Brook
    Pages 117-152
  8. Mirjam van der Burg, Menno C. van Zelm, Gertjan J.A. Driessen, Jacques J.M. van Dongen
    Pages 183-196
  9. Noni MacDonald, Todd Hatchette, Lotfia Elkout, Shelly Sarwal
    Pages 197-220
  10. Clara Thompson, Richard Whitley
    Pages 221-230
  11. William J. Steinbach
    Pages 231-242
  12. Mike Sharland, Suzanne Luck, Paul Griffiths, Mark Cotton
    Pages 243-260
  13. Mona Al-Dabbagh, Simon Dobson
    Pages 261-272

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.

Editors and affiliations

  • Nigel Curtis
    • 1
  • Adam Finn
    • 2
  • Andrew J. Pollard
    • 3
  1. 1.Royal Children's Hospital, Dept. PediatricsUniversity of MelbourneParkvilleAustralia
  2. 2.Institute of Child Life and Health, UBHT Education CentreUniversity of BristolBristolUnited Kingdom
  3. 3.University of OxfordOxfordUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Hot Topics in Infection and Immunity in Children VII
  • Editors Nigel Curtis
    Adam Finn
    Andrew J. Pollard
  • Series Title Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences Biomedical and Life Sciences (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-1-4419-7184-5
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-4614-2774-2
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-4419-7185-2
  • Series ISSN 0065-2598
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XIV, 318
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Immunology
    Infectious Diseases
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