This best-selling and widely used resource on pediatric antimicrobial therapy provides instant access to reliable, up-to-the-minute recommendations for treatment of all infectious diseases in children.
For each disease, the authors provide a commentary to help health care providers select the best of all antimicrobial choices. Drug descriptions cover pediatric-appropriate antimicrobials and include complete information about dosing regimens. In response to growing concerns about overuse of antibiotics, the program includes guidelines on when not to prescribe antibiotics.
Now in color to help you find the best options quickly!
New in the 25th edition:
This is a highly valuable resource for any clinician taking care of children with infections from the community to the ICU. This book easily fits into a lab coat pocket, and when a diagnosis or pathogen is known, pulled out to look up the treatment with dosing within minutes.
— Victoria Konold, MD
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
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