Update in Pediatrics

  • Shalea Piteau

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Raina V. Voss, Emily Ruedinger
    Pages 1-38
  3. Amanda Ciccolini, Shannon French, Mark Tenn, Anne K. Ellis
    Pages 39-59
  4. Jane Lougheed, Jenna Ashkanase
    Pages 61-81
  5. Michelle G. K. Ward, Amy E. Ornstein, Tanya Deurvorst Smith, Karla Wentzel
    Pages 83-115
  6. Lisa A. DelSignore, Traci A. Wolbrink, Niranjan Kissoon
    Pages 117-131
  7. Madhavi Moharir, Chaya Kulkarni
    Pages 133-205
  8. Seth D. Marks, Brandy A. Wicklow
    Pages 251-266
  9. A. Jay Freeman, Tatyana Hofmekler, John-Paul Berauer, Sirish Palle
    Pages 267-311
  10. Ziad Solh, Anthony K. C. Chan, Mihir D. Bhatt
    Pages 313-330
  11. Elizabeth J. N. Davis, Ricardo Quinonez
    Pages 331-347
  12. Archana Chatterjee, Maya Gogoi
    Pages 349-368
  13. Christine M. Armour, Matthew A. Lines
    Pages 369-390
  14. Darcy Weidemann, Martin Bitzan
    Pages 391-413
  15. Faiza Khurshid, Imtiaz Ahmad
    Pages 415-437
  16. Andrea Andrade, Asuri N. Prasad
    Pages 439-460
  17. Sabina Abidi
    Pages 513-536
  18. Roberta A. Berard, Ronald M. Laxer
    Pages 537-552
  19. Back Matter
    Pages 553-567

About this book


This concise and comprehensive volume updates health professionals on recent advances in the field of pediatrics. It includes chapters in every subspecialty of pediatrics, such as critical care, development emergency medicine and genetics. Ranging from traditional disciplines such as infectious disease and cardiology to more current disciplines such as adolescent medicine, metabolics and genetics this is an indispensable guide for the busy clinician who wishes to stay up-to date with latest advances in the field.

Through the use of summaries and bullet points, the book conciselly describes the latest recommendations and guidelines in pediatrics and provides a good overview of the available technology for each subspecialty.

The team of authors is made up of experienced clinicians and researchers in their respective fields. This book appeals to pediatricians, family doctors, nurses and nurse practitioners, allied health professionals, and health researchers.


pediatrics adolescent medicine allergy immunology child abuse hematology genetics neonatology

Editors and affiliations

  • Shalea Piteau
    • 1
  1. 1.Chief/Medical Director of Pediatrics at Quinte Health CareAssistant Professor at Queen’s UniversityBellevilleCanada

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-58026-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-58027-2
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