IAP Textbook of Pediatrics is the latest edition of this extensive textbook, which highlights the substantial advances in preventive and therapeutic care in paediatricssince the last edition.
The book is divided into 21 chapters, beginning with basic concepts of childcare, care of the newborn, and a chapter on growth and development. Subsequent chapters cover nutrition, immunity, immunisation and infectious diseases. The middle part of the book covers diseases of the nervous, cardiovascular, respiratory, and gastrointestinal systems, as well as the liver, kidney, urinary tract, and blood. Later chapters cover endocrinology, genetics, and adolescence amongst other topics.
This edition has been thoroughly revised and reorganised into a single volume, enhanced by nearly 1200 full colour images and illustrations which allow for quick and easy reference. New content and topics in this edition include new IAP growth charts, human milk banking, and survival of childhood cancer.
- Latest edition of extensive guide to preventive and therapeutic care in paediatrics
- Previous edition published 2013 (9789350259450)
- 1168 full colour images and illustrations
A Parthasarathy MD(Ped) DCH FIAP
Senior Consultant Paediatrician, AP Child Care, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
1. Basic Concepts of Child Care 2. Care of the Newborn 3. Growth and Development 4. Nutrition 5. Immunity, Immunization and Infectious Diseases 6. Diseases of Central Nervous System 7. Diseases of Cardiovascular System 8. Diseases of Respiratory System 9. Diseases of Gastrointestinal System and Liver 10. Diseases of Kidney and Urinary Tract 11. Diseases of Blood 12. Pediatric Malignancies 13. Endocrinology 14. Genetics 15. Adolescent Health 16. Rheumatology 17. Intensive Care and Emergencies 18. Pediatric Subspecialties 19. Community Pediatrics 20. Pediatric Procedures 21. Pediatric Therapeutics Index