Infections in Children, An Issue of Infectious Disease Clinics of North America - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323581561, 9780323581578

Infections in Children, An Issue of Infectious Disease Clinics of North America, Volume 32-1

1st Edition

Authors: Jason Newland Jennifer Schuster
eBook ISBN: 9780323581578
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323581561
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 9th February 2018

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Table of Contents

Infections in Children – Table of Contents

Preface: Old and New Infections of Childhood

The Growing Threat of Antibiotic Resistance in Children

New Developments in Rapid Diagnostic Testing for Children

Current Concepts in the Evaluation and Management of Bronchiolitis

Pediatric Community-Acquired Pneumonia in the United States: Changing Epidemiology, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Challenges, and Areas for Future Research

Emerging Respiratory Viruses in Children

Updates on Influenza Vaccination in Children

Pediatric Considerations for Postexposure Human Immunodeficiency Virus Prophylaxis

Norovirus Illnesses in Children and Adolescents

Changing Epidemiology of Haemophilus influenzae in Children

Syphilis in Children

Encephalitis in US Children

Fever in the Returning Traveler

Malaria in Children

Management of Ebola Virus Disease in Children

Zika Virus Infection in Children

Infections in Children on Biologics

Overview of Infections Complicating Pediatric Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation


The Guest Editors have compiled a comprehensive issue that addresses the current clinical diagnosis, treatment,and management of infections in children. Top authors in their field have written review articles on the following topics: Update on Varicella Zoster Virus in Children; Emerging Respiratory Viruses in Children; Bronchiolitis in Children; Antimicrobial resistance in pediatrics in Children; New updates in influenza vaccination in Children; Changing epidemiology of CAP in Children; Zika Virus in Children; Ebola Virus in Children; Infections in Children on biologics; New rapid diagnostics in Children; Infections in HSCT Children; Changing epidemiology of H. influenzae infections in Children; Norovirus in Children; PEP in children; Syphilis in Children; Encephalitis in Children; and Malaria in Children. Infectious disease physicians will have the most current and up-to-date best practice information in their field.


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About the Authors

Jason Newland

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Pediatrics Washington University Director, Antimicrobial Stewardship Program St. Louis Children’s Hospital

Jennifer Schuster

Affiliations and Expertise

Children's Mercy Hospital and Clinics, Kansas City, MO