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Viral Hepatitis in Children

Unique Features and Opportunities

  • Maureen M. Jonas

Part of the Clinical Gastroenterology book series (CG)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Michelle Rook, Philip Rosenthal
    Pages 1-11
  3. Szu-Ta Chen, Mei-Hwei Chang
    Pages 13-28
  4. Annemarie Broderick
    Pages 29-53
  5. Karen F. Murray
    Pages 67-87
  6. Rima Fawaz
    Pages 89-110
  7. Jessi Erlichman, Will Mellman, Barbara A. Haber
    Pages 151-167
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 169-174

About this book

Introduction

Viral Hepatitis in Children: Unique Features and Opportunities is a unique volume that has been created to address the special considerations regarding viral hepatitis in children. It includes the latest information and recommendations specifically directed at the pediatric population, and highlights the knowledge gaps which will need to be filled to improve our understanding of these infections and treatment of this special group. Experienced practitioners from around the world have contributed these reviews, incorporating the latest studies, the current recommendations, and the distinctive pediatric issues that shape clinical care. This material will determine the research agenda for this field going forward. Viral Hepatitis in Children: Unique Features and Opportunities is a valuable resource for pediatricians, pediatric gastroenterologists, hepatologists and infectious disease specialists that care for children with viral hepatitis.

Keywords

Adenovirus Hepatitis Hepatitis in children Immunoprophylaxis infection infections infectious infectious disease

Editors and affiliations

  • Maureen M. Jonas
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of GastroenterologyChildren's Hospital BostonBostonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-60761-373-2
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2010
  • Publisher Name Humana Press, Totowa, NJ
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-60761-372-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-60761-373-2
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
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