Moffet's Pediatric Infectious Diseases: A Problem-Oriented Approach, 5th Edition

  • Randall G. Fisher
  • Thomas G. Boyce
  • Armando G. Correa
  • Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • ISBN-10: 1496367448
  • ISBN-13: 9781496367440
  • DDC: 618.92
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Junior
  • 728 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released April 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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This text walks the reader step by step through diagnosis and management using a signs and symptoms approach. This patient-oriented structure leads to a logical development of a differential diagnosis and evaluation and treatment plan, offering clear steps to confirm the diagnosis and provide appropriate therapy. Key features include a patient-focused, problem-oriented approach; greatly revised content throughout, including new medications, new names of known pathogens, new practice guidelines, and extensive revisions to chapters on urinary syndromes, hepatitis syndromes, and HIV infection and AIDS; newly streamlined format; new two-color design and updated and expanded illustrations; an experienced author team that now includes Dr. Armando Correa, a pediatric infectious diseases physician who practices general pediatrics.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Clinical Decision Making in Pediatric Infectious Diseases.
2: Nose and Throat Syndromes.
3: Infectious Mononucleosis and Mononucleosis-like Syndromes.
4: Oral Cavity and Salivary Gland Syndromes.
5: Eye, Ear, and Sinus Syndromes.
6: Face and Neck Syndromes.
7: Middle Respiratory Syndromes.
8: Pneumonia Syndromes.
9: Neurologic Syndromes.
10: Fever and Sepsis Syndromes.
11: Rash Syndromes.
12: Gastrointestinal and Intra-abdominal Syndromes.
13: Hepatitis Syndromes.
14: Urinary Syndromes.
15: Genital Syndromes.
16: Orthopedic Syndromes.
17: Skin and Soft Tissue Syndromes.
18: Cardiovascular Syndromes.
19: Congenital, Perinatal, and Neonatal Syndromes.
20: HIV Infection and AIDS.
21: Exposure Problems.
22: Infections Complicating Chronic Diseases.
23: The Child with Frequent, Severe, or Unusual Infections: Primary Immunodeficiency Syndromes.