Pediatric Transplant and Oncology Infectious Diseases
As the number and types of pediatric transplants increase and the complexity of chemotherapy regimens continues to evolve, there is a greater need for authoritative guidance, clinically actionable strategies, and easy-to-find information in the challenging area of immunocompromised pediatric patients. Pediatric Transplant and Oncology Infectious Diseases offers up-to-date, targeted coverage of this complex field, compiled by world-renowned editors and authors into one convenient volume.
- Covers the must-know principles for diagnosing and managing opportunistic infections in immunocompromised populations and detailed aspects of their care - information not specifically covered in pediatric infectious disease textbooks or pediatric oncology books.
- Features algorithms in every chapter that provide visual, accessible overviews of treatment protocols.
- Discusses key topics such as microbiome implications in transplantation and oncology, antimicrobial resistant Gram-negative bacteria, EBV-associated post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorders, and many others.
- Offers well-referenced, evidence-based content throughout, with targeted suggested readings provided.
- Enhanced eBook version included with purchase. Your enhanced eBook allows you to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
|Author Information||By William J. Steinbach, MD, Samuel L. Katz Professor of Pediatrics, Professor in Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Chief, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina|
"This is a one-of-a-kind book that presents very focused information in a simple, synthesized, and easy-to-digest format."
-Natalie Neu, MD, MPH (Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons) Doody's Review Service
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